Add to and Supplement

Add to

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Add to verb – To make greater in size, amount, or number.
Usage example: the need to be back home before 5:00 p.m. adds to the difficulty of arranging the trip

Supplement is a synonym for add to in complement topic. In some cases you can use "Supplement" instead a verb "Add to", when it comes to topics like augment, be an appendage to, round out. popular alternative
Synonyms for Add to


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Supplement verb – Add as a supplement to what seems insufficient.
Add to is a synonym for supplement in augment topic. You can use "Add to" instead a verb "Supplement", if it concerns topics such as complement, be an appendage to, round out. popular alternative
Nearby Words: supplementary, supplemental, supplemented, supplementing, supplementation
Synonyms for Supplement
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