Associations to the word «Supplement»


SUPPLEMENT, noun. Something added, especially to make up for a deficiency.
SUPPLEMENT, noun. An extension to a document or publication that adds information, corrects errors or brings up to date.
SUPPLEMENT, noun. An additional section of a newspaper devoted to a specific subject.
SUPPLEMENT, noun. (geometry) An angle that, when added to a given angle, makes 180°; a supplementary angle.
SUPPLEMENT, noun. (nutrition) (bodybuilding) A vitamin, herbal extract or chemical compound ingested to meet dietary deficiencies or enhance muscular development.
SUPPLEMENT, verb. To provide or make a supplement to something.

Dictionary definition

SUPPLEMENT, noun. Textual matter that is added onto a publication; usually at the end.
SUPPLEMENT, noun. A quantity added (e.g. to make up for a deficiency).
SUPPLEMENT, noun. A supplementary component that improves capability.
SUPPLEMENT, verb. Add as a supplement to what seems insufficient; "supplement your diet".
SUPPLEMENT, verb. Serve as a supplement to; "Vitamins supplemented his meager diet".
SUPPLEMENT, verb. Add to the very end; "He appended a glossary to his novel where he used an invented language".

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