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Princeton's WordNet

  1. subscriber, contributor(noun)

    someone who contributes (or promises to contribute) a sum of money

  2. contributor(noun)

    a writer whose work is published in a newspaper or magazine or as part of a book


  1. contributor(Noun)

    A benefactor; someone who donates to charity or some cause.

    I am a longstanding financial contributor to Amnesty International.

  2. contributor(Noun)

    A person who backs, supports or champions a cause, activity or institution.

    He was a regular contributor to Greenpeace protests.

  3. contributor(Noun)

    A person instrumental in the creation or growth of something.

    With her strength and intelligence, she is an important contributor to the indigenous gene pool.

  4. contributor(Noun)

    A person who produces articles published in a newspaper, magazine, online publication, etc.

    William Safire has been a notable contributor to the op-ed pages of the New York Times for many years.

How to pronounce contributor?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say contributor in sign language?

  1. contributor


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contributor in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contributor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of contributor in a Sentence

  1. Marco Tedesco:

    The response of a single glacier does not imply that things have shifted, greenland is currently [ losing ] about 270 gigatons( a gigaton is a billion tons) of ice per year... its mass loss has been accelerating over the past decades, with Greenland being the single largest contributor to sea level rise.

  2. David Ross:

    A single intervention is not going to be enough, education is such a huge contributor to lowering adolescent disease burden.

  3. Taysom Hill:

    Its all about, in the NFL, winning the field position battle. We talk about it week in and week out, the punt is the biggest contributor to that, and the punt return. And we saw how that affected the game last week.

  4. Staff Sgt. John Nunn:

    I want to be a better person and a stronger contributor to society so that she can see what she can grow up to be like, at the same time I want to be a good person, because I want her to be proud of me and be happy that I’m in her life.

  5. Abdullah Shatnawei:

    High carbs are the most common contributor to gas production.

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  • дописник, поддръжник, благодетелBulgarian
  • bidragyder, bidragsyderDanish
  • subtenanto, kontribuanto, apoganto, kunlaboranto, adepto, anoEsperanto
  • contribuyenteSpanish
  • myötävaikuttaja, hyväntekijä, edistäjäFinnish
  • contributeur, soumissionnaireFrench
  • תורם, תורמתHebrew
  • योगदान देने वालाHindi
  • hozzájárulóHungarian
  • donateurDutch
  • bidragsyter, bidragsytarNorwegian
  • benemérito, adeptoPortuguese
  • благоде́тель, благоде́тельницаRussian
  • bidragsgivareSwedish

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    a central point or locus of an infection in an organism
    • A. nidus
    • B. tithe
    • C. epiphora
    • D. congius

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