Definition of additional in English:



  • Added, extra, or supplementary to what is already present or available.

    ‘we require additional information’
    • ‘She said the letter had caused her additional hurt and distress at a very difficult time.’
    • ‘The immigration procedures are just an additional avenue for information to leak out.’
    • ‘They call for an additional million health workers to be trained in the next decade.’
    • ‘This product is available only through brokers, so there may be an additional broker fee.’
    • ‘Calne Town Council is now looking for additional land to be used for allotments in the south of town.’
    • ‘There had to be a way to do that and the first option was to seek additional funding.’
    • ‘He underwent additional training and spent five months clearing mines in the desert.’
    • ‘Both councils said they were still unsure how additional places would be funded.’
    • ‘Our analysis was sent to the authors for checking and for additional information.’
    • ‘The additional sailings will continue until all three ships are back in service.’
    • ‘There would be additional employment in the offices, boutiques and a youth hostel.’
    • ‘It added that any new information should be clearly explained in an additional report.’
    • ‘The extra reach can give access to an additional two floors of a burning building.’
    • ‘It will look at ways of spending the additional cash which could include funding an extra warden.’
    • ‘However, it all turned sour this week with the news that an additional grant had been rejected.’
    • ‘If there are things we feel we can do to enhance his capabilities by additional support we'd look at it.’
    • ‘The company has been paying my accommodation costs and my additional travel expenses.’
    • ‘The additional lorries would lead to more accidents and people being killed or disabled.’
    • ‘So there would be no additional burden at all on taxpayers as a result of that change.’
    • ‘The application was then amended so the land would be used for an additional four properties.’
    extra, added, supplementary, supplemental, further, auxiliary, ancillary, subsidiary, secondary, attendant, accessory
    more, other, another, new, fresh
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