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- 1(especially in negative sentences) to seem reasonable; to make sense His story just doesn't add up.
- 2(not used in the progressive tenses) to increase by small amounts until there is a large total When you're feeding a family of six the bills soon add up.
to calculate the total of two or more numbers or amounts The waiter can't add up the check. Add up all the money I owe you.jump to other results