to add; to increase; to replenish

strokes 11
strokes after radical 8
二一添作五 二一添作五 er4 yi1 tian1 zuo4 wu3
lit. one half equals zero point five (division rule in abacus reckoning); to share fairly between two parties; to go fifty-fifty

画蛇添足 畫蛇添足 hua4 she2 tian1 zu2
lit. draw legs on a snake (idiom); fig. to ruin the effect by adding sth superfluous; to overdo it

加添 加添 jia1 tian1
augment; add

加油添醋 加油添醋 jia1 you2 tian1 cu4
to add interest (to a story); to sex up

锦上添花 錦上添花 jin3 shang4 tian1 hua1
lit. on brocade, add flowers (idiom); to decorate sth already perfect; gilding the lily

如虎添翼 如虎添翼 ru2 hu3 tian1 yi4
lit. like a tiger that has grown wings; with redoubled power (idiom)

添办 添辦 tian1 ban4
to acquire

添补 添補 tian1 bu5
to fill (up); to replenish

添丁 添丁 tian1 ding1
to add a son to the family

添加 添加 tian1 jia1
to add; to increase

添加剂 添加劑 tian1 jia1 ji4
additive; food additive

添加物 添加物 tian1 jia1 wu4

添乱 添亂 tian1 luan4
(coll.) to cause trouble for sb; to inconvenience

添麻烦 添麻煩 tian1 ma2 fan5
to cause trouble for sb; to inconvenience

添油加醋 添油加醋 tian1 you2 jia1 cu4
lit. to add oil and vinegar; fig. adding details while telling a story (to make it more interesting)

添置 添置 tian1 zhi4
to buy; to acquire; to add to one's possessions

添砖加瓦 添磚加瓦 tian1 zhuan1 jia1 wa3
lit. contribute bricks and tiles for a building (idiom); fig. to do one's bit to help

增添 增添 zeng1 tian1
to add; to increase