sub·​join (ˌ)səb-ˈjȯin How to pronounce subjoin (audio)
subjoined; subjoining; subjoins

transitive verb

: annex, append
subjoined a statement of expenses to her report

Examples of subjoin in a Sentence

subjoined an epilogue that informs the reader of the current doings and whereabouts of the participants in this real-life mystery

Word History


Middle French subjoindre, from Latin subjungere to join beneath, add, from sub- + jungere to join — more at yoke

First Known Use

1543, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of subjoin was in 1543

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Cite this Entry

“Subjoin.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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