Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb archaic Third-person singular simple present indicative form of add.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

add + -eth

Examples

  • Tis a tear formeth in myne eye for such a rareth performance hasth noth been seen since the Shakespearean greats … MaryOspockn I feel I musth addeth thy name to the list of others who have done so, and believeth me – the list be short.

    Wow. - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?

  • So, when they despaired of him, they said to Shimas, O excellent Wazir and accomplished sage, seest thou not the behaviour of this lad, young of years and little of wit, how he addeth to his offences falsehood?

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Indeed she addeth sickness to my sickness and draweth death upon my death!

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • DOLLAR: But the word of god says, and he makes it very clear in proverbs, the blessings of the lord maketh rich and addeth no sorrow.

    CNN Transcript Jan 4, 2008

  • Whoso combineth these three qualities attaineth perfection, and he who addeth thereto the piety and fear of the

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • The causes of atheism are: divisions in religion, if they be many; for any one main division, addeth zeal to both sides; but many divisions introduce atheism.

    The Essays

  • A great and potent nobility, addeth majesty to a monarch, but diminisheth power; and putteth life and spirit into the people, but presseth their fortune.

    The Essays

  • Superstition, without a veil, is a deformed thing; for, as it addeth deformity to an ape, to be so like a man, so the similitude of superstition to religion, makes it the more deformed.

    The Essays

  • "Receive the Holy Ghost," 284 he addeth in the next verse, "Whosesoever sins ye remit, they are remitted unto them; and whosesoever sins ye retain, they are retained."

    Leviathan

  • And as for civil law, it addeth only the name of the person commanding, which is persona civitatis, the person of the Commonwealth.

    Leviathan

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.