verb ap·pend \ə-ˈpend\

: to add (something) to a piece of writing

Full Definition of APPEND

transitive verb
:  attach, affix
:  to add as a supplement or appendix (as in a book)

Examples of APPEND

  1. <append the prefix un- to each of these words>

Origin of APPEND

Latin appendere, to hang, weigh out, from ad- + pendere to weigh — more at pendant
First Known Use: 1646
APPEND Defined for Kids


verb ap·pend \ə-ˈpend\

Definition of APPEND for Kids

:  to add as something extra <append a postscript>


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