supplement [n. suhp-luh-muhnt; v. suhp-luh-ment] Show IPA
|Part of Speech:||noun|
|Synonyms:||added feature, addendum, addition, additive, appendix, bell, bells and whistles, codicil, complement, continuation, extra, insert, option, postscript, pullout, rider, sequel, spin-off, subsidiary|
|Notes:||augment means to add more of the same thing; supplement means to add something, usually to make up for a deficiency
complement means an addition will serve to complete something or form with it to make a whole while a supplement is an addition to something already regarded as complete or whole; complement can also mean 'the full quantity, number, or amount'