Definitions for contribute

Definitions for (verb) contribute

Main entry: contribute, put up

Definition: provide

Usage: The city has to put up half the required amount

Main entry: contribute, give, kick in, chip in

Definition: contribute to some cause

Usage: I gave at the office

Main entry: lend, bring, impart, contribute, bestow, add

Definition: bestow a quality on

Usage: Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company; The music added a lot to the play; She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings; This adds a light note to the program

Main entry: lead, conduce, contribute

Definition: be conducive to

Usage: The use of computers in the classroom lead to better writing

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