addition (n):
the act of adding one thing to another
the addition of flowers created a pleasing effect.
the addition of a leap day every four years
addition (n):
the arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers
the summation of four and three gives seven.
four plus three equals seven

Related Words: summation
addition (n):
a component that is added to something to improve it
the addition of a bathroom was a major improvement.
the addition of cinnamon improved the flavor

Related Words: add-onimprover
addition (n):
a suburban area laid out in streets and lots for a future residential area
addition (n):
something added to what you already have
the librarian shelved the new accessions.
he was a new addition to the staff
addition (n):
a quantity that is added
there was an addition to property taxes this year.
they recorded the cattle's gain in weight over a period of weeks

Related Word: increase
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caught with your pants down

Suç üstü yakalanmak.
in a situation that embarrasses you. found in an embarrassing situation.

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