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contribute

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1 to make a donation as part of a group effort
  • would you like to contribute to the Thanksgiving fund for needy families?

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2 to make a present of
  • contributes money to a variety of worthy causes

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The first known use of contribute was in 1530

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“Contribute.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/contribute. Accessed 6 Jun. 2020.

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