annex
[ an-eks ]
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Part of Speechverb
Origin + Etymology
Late middle Englishfrom Old French annexer, from Latin annectere ‘connect’, from ad- ‘to’ + nectere ‘tie, fasten’
Synonyms
  • addition
  • affix
  • adjunct
Antonyms
  • base
Definition
to attach, append, or add, especially to something larger or more important
Example
The builder is going to annex the new structure to the existing one to create one large home.
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