HyperDic: supplementary

English > 2 senses of the word supplementary:
ADJECTIVEallsupplementary, auxiliary, subsidiary, supplementalfunctioning in a supporting capacity
allsupplementary, supplementaladded to complete or make up a deficiency
supplementary > pronunciation
Soundssah.plahmeh'nchriy; sah.plahmeh'neriy; sah.plahmeh'nteriy; sah.plahmeh'ntriy
Rhymesaccusatory ... zealotry: 432 rhymes with riy...
accessory ... worry: 201 rhymes with eriy...
English > supplementary: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningFunctioning in a supporting capacity.
Synonymsauxiliary, subsidiary, supplemental
BroadersecondaryOf second rank or importance or value
Spanishadicional, auxiliar, complementaria, complementario, suplementario
Catalanauxiliar, subsidiari, suplementari
Nounssupplementa supplementary component that improves capability
English > supplementary: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningAdded to complete or make up a deficiency.
Example"produced supplementary volumes"
BroaderadditiveCharacterized or produced by addition
Spanishadicional, complementario, suplementario
Catalancomplementari, suplementari
Nounssupplementa quantity added (e.g. to make up for a deficiency / deficiency)
supplementtextual matter that is added onto a publication

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