add 1 to cobol giving cobol
(From COBOL’s equivalent syntax to C’s C++) A tongue-in-cheek suggestion by Bruce Clement for an object-oriented COBOL.
[SIGPLAN Notices 27(4):90-91 (Apr 1992)].
to unite or join so as to increase the number, quantity, size, or importance: to add two cups of sugar; to add a postscript to her letter; to add insult to injury. to find the sum of (often followed by up): Add this column of figures. Add up the grocery bills. to say or write […]
any of a group of numbers or terms added together to form a sum. (formerly) a number that is added to another in forming a sum. Historical Examples “I will addend to it, Leftenant,” replied Meyer with perfect calmness and with his mechanical salute. Overland John William De Forest In arithmetic operations it holds the […]
- Add fuel to the fire
Also, add fuel to the flames . Worsen an already bad situation, as by increasing anger, hostility, or passion, as in Bill was upset, and your making fun of his mishap just added fuel to the fire . This metaphor dates from Roman times—Livy used it in his history of Rome—and it remains in common […]
a component, as a video card or chip, added to a computer to expand its capabilities. a small software program that adds a feature to another application. to unite or join so as to increase the number, quantity, size, or importance: to add two cups of sugar; to add a postscript to her letter; to […]
- Add insult to injury
Hurt a person’s feelings after doing him or her harm; also, make a bad situation worse. For example, Not only did the club refuse him, but it published a list of the rejected applicants—that’s adding insult to injury, or The nearest parking space was half a mile away, and then, to add insult to injury, […]