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1. annex

verb. ['ˈæˌnɛks, əˈnɛks'] attach to.

Synonyms

  • append
  • supplement
  • affix

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • unclasp
  • give
  • forfeit

Etymology

  • annexe (French)
  • annexus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Annex

  • megaplex
  • triplex
  • govpx
  • complex
  • wall-tex
  • suspects
  • subjects
  • respects
  • reflects
  • quebec's
  • projects
  • perplex
  • intersects
  • expects
  • convex
  • caltex
  • rejects
  • onex
  • objects
  • nobec's
  • fedex
  • execs
  • dissects
  • cmx
  • atx
  • treks
  • specs
  • specks
  • plex
  • flex

How do you pronounce annex?

Pronounce annex as ˈæˌnɛks.

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Sentences with annex


1. Verb, base form
On July 25, 1824, Guanacaste residents voted to separate and annex the province to Costa Rica.

2. Noun, singular or mass
An annex was removed from the rear of the house and replaced with a winter garden.

2. annex

noun. ['ˈæˌnɛks, əˈnɛks'] an addition that extends a main building.

Synonyms

  • edifice
  • extension
  • ell
  • building
  • addition
  • improver
  • add-on
  • wing

Antonyms

  • shortness
  • flexion
  • disassembly
  • subtraction

Etymology

  • annexe (French)
  • annexus (Latin)

3. annex

verb. ['ˈæˌnɛks, əˈnɛks'] take (territory) as if by conquest.

Synonyms

  • usurp
  • seize
  • arrogate
  • assume
  • colonise
  • take over

Antonyms

  • decolonise
  • derequisition
  • undress
  • slip off

Etymology

  • annexe (French)
  • annexus (Latin)
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