Subtract and Tack


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Subtract verb – To take away (an amount or number) from a total.
Usage example: you can subtract the time you spent daydreaming from your total homework time

Tack is an antonym for subtract.
Nearby Words: subtraction, subtracting
Antonyms for Subtract


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Tack verb – Fix to; attach.
Subtract is an antonym for tack in attach topic.
Nearby Words: tacky, tacked, tacking
Antonyms for Tack
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Common collocations

damage subtract damage tack damage
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