Contribute

/kuhntri'byoot/

Sense: Verb


  1. Contribute to some cause.

    1. I gave at the office.
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  2. Be conducive to.

    1. The use of computers in the classroom lead to better writing.
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  3. Bestow a quality on.

    1. Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company.
    2. The music added a lot to the play.
    3. She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings.
    4. This adds a light note to the program.
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  4. Provide.

    1. The city has to put up half the required amount.
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Pronunciation
Syllable Hyphenation
con•tribute
IPA Transcription
/kʌntrɪ'bjut/
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