Examples of donor in a Sentence
The money was raised from individual donors.
She is one of the charity's major donors.
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Special events last week hosted donors and welcomed the community with a grand opening celebration.
Late last month, America First Action donors met at a Texas ranch owned by billionaire oilman T. Boone Pickens to discuss future actions.
The insistence on slashing corporate tax rates is driven not only by a corporate donor class expecting a business stimulus from Republicans but also by an intellectual inertia that has set in, beginning in the early Reagan years.
Dozens of donor nations and aid agencies were invited but no Rohingya refugees.
Mayoral candidates have two shots at donors because people can give the maximum amount both before and after the primary election.
One donor was lambasted for throwing money not at one queen, but at two.
Even in dividing cells, the donor DNA rarely slots into the cut spot.
Afterward, my doctor told me our best shot was to use donor eggs.
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Origin and Etymology of donor
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsangel, donator, benefactor, fairy godmother, Maecenas, patron, sugar daddy
Related Wordsbenefactress, patroness; almoner, almsgiver, philanthropist; altruist, bestower, contributor, giver; helper, subscriber, supporter; guardian angel, protector, savior (or saviour)
Near Antonymsbeneficiary, donee, giftee, recipient
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