add to this/that

Definition of add to this/that

  1. —often used informally to introduce a statement about something that makes a thing or situation better, worse, more important, etc. We were given little time to finish. Add to this the fact that nobody helped us, and you can understand why we were angry.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to join or unite so as to bring about an increase or improvement

    :  to say further :  append

    :  to combine (numbers) into an equivalent simple quantity or number

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a trip made at another's expense

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