Usage examples for addendum

  1. " Mr. John Ford regrets to inform his late partners that their tender of house, of furniture," however, seemed too inconsistent with the pork- barrel table he was writing on; a more eloquent renunciation of their offer became frivolous and idiotic from a caricature of Union Mills, label and all, that appeared suddenly on the other side of the leaf; and when he at last indited a satisfactory and impassioned exposition of his feelings, the legible addendum of " Oh, ain't you glad you're out of the wilderness!" – On the Frontier by Bret Harte
  2. The instructions were prepared very carefully, and after Governor Fish and I had gone over them for the last time I wrote an addendum charging him that above all things he should handle the subject of the Alabama claims with the greatest delicacy. – Memoir of John Lothrop Motley, Complete by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Last Updated: February 6, 2009
  3. In July 1820 Shelley wrote to Keats himself on the subject, furnishing almost the only addendum which could have been needed to the preceding remarks: " I have lately read your 'Endymion' again, and even with a new sense of the treasures of poetry it contains, though treasures poured forth with indistinct profusion." – Life of John Keats by William Michael Rossetti
  4. It was, however, suggested that as an addendum a summary should be added. – John Redmond's Last Years by Stephen Gwynn
  5. When the attention is turned to this " fact of facts" concerning the work of spiritual life, individually and collectively, it is impossible to consider it as a mere addendum to the natural process, however closely connected it may be with that process. – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  6. He is right, but he does not see the logical addendum. – Orthodoxy by G. K. Chesterton
  7. Whenever he wanted a dash made on a strong position, he inspired them with a fury of enthusiasm by giving the word of command incisively, and then adding as an addendum, " Now, off you go, you damned rascals, and exterminate them." – Looking Seaward Again by Walter Runciman
  8. It is your object by bribery, or theft, or robbery, or the seductive use of those wonderful charms of yours, to gain possession of copies of any particulars whatever about the English autumn manoeuvres, which, curiously enough, have been arranged as a sort of addendum to those on your side of the Channel. – The Betrayal by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  9. The male at first an insignificant addendum to the female, but the long process of love's selection, carrying on the expansion and aggrandisement of the male, led to the reversal of the early superiority of the female, replacing it by the superiority of the male. – The Truth About Woman by C. Gasquoine Hartley
  10. It also possesses the advantage that, by adding two parts of the diametral pitch to the pitch diameter, the outside diameter of the wheel or the diameter of the addendum is obtained. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  11. Jimmy slouched off, muttering vengeance against the Almighty if He dared to interfere with his bairns, and, as an addendum, he vividly portrayed the violent death of Turnbull. – Looking Seaward Again by Walter Runciman
  12. She wished to think of herself as an individual, not as an addendum. – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  13. Maspero, but is rather intended as an appendix or addendum to his work, briefly recapitulating and describing the discoveries made since its appearance. – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, And Assyria In The Light Of Recent Discovery by L.W. King and H.R. Hall
  14. His addendum-" I am really as sorry as I can be, all the same"- may be credited to ceremonial courtesy, flavoured with contrition. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  15. And when he said that the dog put an addition and an addendum on to the noise he had been making before, so that the men of Ireland stuck their fingers into their ears and turned the whites of their eyes upwards, and nearly fell off their branches with the fear and the fright which that sound put into them. – Irish Fairy Tales by James Stephens
  16. In other addendum references parts one and three are usually combined under the title Lost Illusions. – Eve and David by Honore de Balzac
  17. Maurice was so eager to carry this addendum that none of them had the heart to vote firmly for bed. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  18. No escape was permitted even to the ill- willing, and it may easily be imagined that this addendum to the annoyances of my school hours made the position of the district schoolmaster one for which sixteen dollars a month was no compensation. – The Autobiography of a Journalist, Volume I by William James Stillman
  19. An important addendum to the Thwaites collection of Early Western Travels is " The Southwest Historical Series," edited by Ralph P. Bieber- twelve volumes, published 1931- 43, by Clark, Glendale, California. – Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest by J. Frank Dobie