Best 10 synonyms for add

Meaning

khổng lồ make a bad situation worseto lớn further hurt the feelings of someone who has already been hurtlớn worsen an unfavorable or uncomfortable situationto lớn add to a loss with mockery or indignity

Example Sentences

The company rejected his application for a job, & to lớn add insult to injury, refused lớn pay his expenses.I was already getting late for work stuông xã in the traffic, và khổng lồ add insult khổng lồ injury, I was stopped by the police for speeding.First, the bathroom flooded, and then, to add insult khổng lồ injury, a tap started leaking.First, they lost the match, and then, to add insult lớn injury, one of players was suspended for cheating.Not only did the club stop the team from playing, they also took away their equipment – that’s adding insult to lớn injury.They were already stranded in the middle of nowhere without any conveyance, then, to lớn add insult to injury, it started to rain.His brothers not only sold off all his property, but, khổng lồ add insult khổng lồ injury, they refused khổng lồ pay hlặng anything from the proceeds.

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Origin

The phrase is an ancient one, but was recorded in English in the mid 1700s. The most often cited use is in the Roman writer Phaedrus’ fable of a bald man & a fly.

Problem

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I think it came from “adding salternative text to lớn injury” & then it became “add insult khổng lồ injury”

- Anonymous January 28, 2021


The injury was you leaving & the the insult was you never showing baông chồng up then insulting me literally and basically telling me your done & dont care. Now I’m alone và I’m still confused & very hurt. You made sure your departure cause a reaction và now I’m completely alone & scared of it all và I’m just wanting to lớn give sầu up lượt thích everyone does on me.

- Anonymous June 25, 2020


It’s nice & I like the sentences a lot, but the origin wasn’t very good. I need to know where it came from for my school project I’m doing.

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- PoolBlueGirl March 18, 2019


Hey! This sentences are amazing. I can’t describe how much this helped me.

Thank you!!❤️❤️❤️

- Unknown January đôi mươi, 2019


Do more well next time & bring New idioms too.

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- Anonymous July 3, 2018


What kind of better sentences were you expecting? If you explain what you find unsatisfactory about these sentences, I will vì chưng my best to provide you with what you want.