add up


add up to

verb

Definition of ADD UP

1
to be the same in meaning or effect <whether we take the 4:00 train or the 4:15 bus, it adds up to the same thing: they both get us back too late>
Synonyms add up (to), come (to), correspond (to), emulate, equal
2
to have a total of <even if we pool all our money, it won't add up to enough to rent a beach house for a week>
Synonyms add up (to), aggregate, come (to), count (up to), number, sum (to or into), total

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