meaning of APPEND

APPEND meaning in General Dictionary

To hang or affix to as by a string so the thing is suspended as a seal appended to a record the inscription ended up being appended on line

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  • enhance the extremely end
  • state or state additional
  • fix to; attach
  • to hold or attach to, as by a string, so that the thing is suspended; as, a seal appended to an archive; the inscription was appended toward line.
  • To add, as an accessory to your principal thing; to annex; since, records appended to the section.

APPEND meaning in Law Dictionary

designates the heirs to his property.


APPEND meaning in Etymology Dictionary

belated 14c., "to participate in as a possession or appropriate," from Old French apendre (13c.) belong, be dependent (on); attach (oneself) to; hang, hang-up," and right from Latin appendere "resulting in to hang (from something), weigh," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + pendere "hang" (see pendant). Meaning "to hold on, connect as a pendant" is 1640s; compared to "attach as an appendix" is taped by 1843. OED claims the initial term was outdated by c.1500, and these later transitive sensory faculties represent a reborrowing from Latin or French. Associated: Appended; appending.


APPEND meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To hang or attach to, as by a string, so the thing is suspended; as, a seal appended to accurate documentation; the inscription was appended toward line.

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  • (v. t.) To add, as an accessory toward major thing; to annex; because, records appended for this section.

Sentence Examples with the word APPEND

We append the pedigree of Blair Athol, winner of the Derby and St Leger in 1864, who, when subsequently sold by auction, fetched the then unprecedented sum of 12,000 guineas, as it contains, not only Stockwell (the emperor of stallions, as he has been termed), but Blink Bonny and Eleanor - in which latter animal are combined the blood of Eclipse, Herod, Matchem and Snap, - the mares that won the Derby in 1801 and 1857 respectively, as well as those queens of the stud, Eleanor's greatgranddaughter Pocahontas and Blink Bonny's dam Queen Mary.

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