What does donate mean?

Definitions for donate
ˈdoʊ neɪt, doʊˈneɪtdo·nate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. donate(verb)

    give to a charity or good cause

    "I donated blood to the Red Cross for the victims of the earthquake"; "donate money to the orphanage"; "She donates to her favorite charity every month"


  1. donate(Verb)

    To make a donation; to give away something of value to support or contribute towards a cause or for the benefit of another.

  2. Origin: Circa 1845, back-formation from donation, chiefly in American English. Ultimately from donare (to give).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Donate(verb)

    to give; to bestow; to present; as, to donate fifty thousand dollars to a college

  2. Origin: [L. donatus, p. p. of donare to donate, fr. donum gift, fr. dare to give. See 2d Date.]

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'donate' in Verbs Frequency: #1089

Anagrams for donate »

  1. atoned, no date

  2. Atoned

  3. No date

How to say donate in sign language?

  1. donate


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of donate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of donate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of donate in a Sentence

  1. Bryan Barnes:

    The best thing that people can do is to donate.

  2. Mildred McDivitt:

    We wanted to donate her organs, it’s what Jessica wanted.

  3. Todd Crawford:

    If just 1 million people will donate $7 each, we will reach our goal.

  4. Rebecca Ruano:

    I was not willing to destroy or donate them to science. We worked too hard for them.

  5. Sivaji:

    Donate to the extent that even if you don't have food for yourself after feeding the needy

Images & Illustrations of donate

  1. donatedonatedonate

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