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DefinedMeaning talk:add (7070)

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To apply a quality on (a person)

What does this mean? Ascribe? Andres 13:10, 27 October 2006 (CEST)
3: bestow a quality on; "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program" [syn: lend, impart, bestow, contribute, bring (source: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/add) Siebrand 23:46, 29 October 2006 (CET)
Then what means "a person" in the brackets? Andres 00:06, 30 October 2006 (CET)
Is this a narrower meaning? Andres 00:08, 30 October 2006 (CET)

Then the Dutch definition "Een kwaliteit toewijzen aan (een persoon)." and the translation "toeschrijven" are wrong as far as I can judge. Andres 00:21, 30 October 2006 (CET)

I think the definition should be something like that: "To bestow (a quality or some qualities on something or someone)". Andres 00:21, 30 October 2006 (CET)