subscribed to; subscribing to; subscribes to
Definition of subscribe to
1 : to pay money to get (a publication or service) regularly I subscribe to several newspapers/magazines.
2 British : to belong to or support (something, such as an organization) by paying money regularly subscribe to a charity
3 : to agree with or support (an opinion, theory, etc.) I subscribe to the idea that voting is my civic duty. She subscribes to the theory that some dinosaurs were warm-blooded and others were cold-blooded.
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