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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conducive, contributing(a), contributive, contributory, tributaryadjective

    tending to bring about; being partly responsible for

    "working conditions are not conducive to productivity"; "the seaport was a contributing factor in the growth of the city"; "a contributory factor"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Contributing

    of Contribute

Editors Contribution

  1. contributingverb

    Verb form of the word contribute.

    To contribute to the lives of our fellow human beings on the planet is an honour and gift.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contributing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contributing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of contributing in a Sentence

  1. Stephen Jones:

    ... what is contributing to premium increases are the cost and complexity of repairs, particularly as cars are fitted with more expensive technology.

  2. Yujiro Goto:

    The Chinese data is helping risk sentiment, overall, we have had some good headlines this week, like more political stability in the UK, expectations of more Japanese stimulus and all these are contributing to investors selling the yen.

  3. Alan Basist:

    If the Chinese are stating that they were not contributing to the drought, the data does not support that position.

  4. Philip Hammond:

    The plan has always been to work as a core member of the Galileo project, contributing financially and technically to the project. If that proves impossible then Britain will have to go it alone, possibly with other partners outside Europe and the U.S., to build a third competing system, for national security strategic reasons we need access to a system and we'll ensure that we get it.

  5. Mark Stone:

    I'm just thankful to be able to contribute at those times of the game, everybody that's contributing on my goals are the guys that are making the plays. I'm just the one that's finishing it off.

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    pose a threat to; present a danger to
    • A. inspire
    • B. obligate
    • C. accompany
    • D. jeopardize

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