Example sentences for: add

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  • Benny Hill, whose shows have often been seen (too often, some might be inclined to say) in the U.S., rarely resorts to rude language, focusing rather on what is viewed as a revival of old burlesque routines in which there is much rolling of the eyes, winking, and the sly aside to the audience, all of which add up to the rudeness being in the mind of the beholder.

  • I didn't add anything to this list.

  • To David L. Gold's comments [XVIII, 1] on Leslie Dunkling's review of A Dictionary of Surnames [XVII, 4, 11] I would like to add one remark: not only is the list of the author's personal acknowledgments far longer than their bibliography of printed sources consulted (as Gold notes), but even if a certain work appears in the bibliography, that does not necessarily mean they relied on it.

  • To mercy fuck and sport fuck we now add the even less pleasant hate fuck, immortalized as the title of the first album of post-punk band Pussy Galore in 1987 but found in the '70s, and force-fuck, apparently coined because the word rape wasn't shocking enough.

  • The court ruled that under its previous consent decree with the Justice Department, Microsoft could add features to Windows that provide "advantages unavailable if the functionalities are bought separately and combined by the purchaser."


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