Definition of append in English:


Line breaks: ap¦pend
Pronunciation: /əˈpɛnd


[with object]
Add (something) to the end of a written document: the results of the survey are appended to this chapter
More example sentences
  • Changing the subject is easy… you just introduce it in a new email or append it to a reply to an existing thread.
  • After documenting his existence and education, it appends only two more entries: a brief chronology of employment, and an impressive list of publications.
  • Attackers changed a configuration setting called the ‘enable document footer’ feature, which is used to append files to webpages.
add, attach, affix, adjoin, include, put in/on
informal tack on, tag on
formal subjoin, conjoin


late Middle English: from Latin appendere 'hang on', from ad- 'to' + pendere 'hang'.

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