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1. supplement

verb. ['ˈsʌpləmənt, ˌsəpləˈmɛnt'] add as a supplement to what seems insufficient.

Synonyms

  • leverage
  • eke out
  • vitaminize
  • fill out
  • provide
  • render
  • furnish
  • vitaminise
  • add

Antonyms

  • reduce
  • deprive
  • impoverish
  • subtract

Etymology

  • supplementum (Latin)
  • suppleo (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Supplement

  • accent
  • ascent
  • assent
  • augment
  • bendt
  • bent
  • bente
  • brent
  • cement
  • cement
  • cent
  • circumvent
  • consent
  • content
  • dement
  • dent
  • dente
  • descent
  • dessent
  • discontent

How do you spell supplement? Is it suppliment ?

A common misspelling of supplement is suppliment

Example sentences of the word supplement


1. Verb, base form
Bearded dragons consume more vegetables as they grow to supplement their diet.

2. Verb, past tense
Cut these out and then supplement the collection with pictures from the Internet.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Talk to your doctor whether you should take a dietary supplement.

4. Adjective
Boron can be taken in supplement form and is also found in animal tissue.

2. supplement

noun. ['ˈsʌpləmənt, ˌsəpləˈmɛnt'] textual matter that is added onto a publication; usually at the end.

Synonyms

  • postscript
  • sequel
  • end matter
  • matter
  • addendum
  • appendix
  • back matter

Antonyms

  • take
  • inactivity
  • block
  • recall

Etymology

  • supplementum (Latin)
  • suppleo (Latin)

3. supplement

noun. ['ˈsʌpləmənt, ˌsəpləˈmɛnt'] a quantity added (e.g. to make up for a deficiency).

Synonyms

  • supplementation
  • increase

Antonyms

  • construction
  • misconstruction
  • inessential

Etymology

  • supplementum (Latin)
  • suppleo (Latin)

4. supplement

noun. ['ˈsʌpləmənt, ˌsəpləˈmɛnt'] a supplementary component that improves capability.

Synonyms

  • computer accessory
  • accessory
  • element
  • fitting
  • fixings
  • component
  • appurtenance
  • trimmings
  • add-on
  • constituent

Antonyms

  • software
  • curve
  • unjust
  • improper

Etymology

  • supplementum (Latin)
  • suppleo (Latin)

5. supplement

verb. ['ˈsʌpləmənt, ˌsəpləˈmɛnt'] serve as a supplement to.

Synonyms

  • be
  • comprise
  • constitute
  • represent

Antonyms

  • discontinuation
  • inconsequence
  • unfasten
  • disconnect

Etymology

  • supplementum (Latin)
  • suppleo (Latin)

6. supplement

verb. ['ˈsʌpləmənt, ˌsəpləˈmɛnt'] add to the very end.

Synonyms

  • append
  • attach
  • annex
  • affix

Antonyms

  • freeze
  • demand
  • disadvantage
  • starve

Etymology

  • supplementum (Latin)
  • suppleo (Latin)
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