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ˈdoʊ neɪt, doʊˈneɪtdo·nate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. donateverb

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. donateverb

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

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Donateverb

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

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

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  1. Verbs Frequency

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

Anagrams for donate »

  1. atoned, no date

  2. Atoned

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  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. Alisha Mavis:

    We have so many patients waiting, the other opportunity is we can do living donors. So we gladly accept altruistic living donors to where someone says I'd like to be worked up as a donor for someone I don't know and may never know, but I would be glad to donate.

  2. Alize Cornet:

    These bushfires in Australia are tearing my heart apart ... And as Simona was saying, I won't be raising much money either if I have to count on my serve! Sooo I will donate 50$ for every drop shot winner that I'll make at the Australian Swing. Much more efficient.

  3. Abu Ibrahim al-Raqqawi:

    If you have anything in the Islamic court, they say, 'Go to the hospital and donate your blood and bring me the receipt, and if you don't have it, I can't help you, they say to you, 'We can't help you until you go to the hospital. There (are) a lot of airstrikes, a lot of injured ISIS fighters.'.

  4. Mike Quigley:

    The tragedy at Pulse nightclub in Orlando highlighted the discrimination gay and bisexual men face when attempting to donate blood to those in need, moving towards an individual risk assessment would provide for a fair, equitable, nondiscriminatory blood donation policy, one based in science that allows all healthy Americans to safely donate blood.

  5. Kelly Davis Strausbaugh:

    If your ex-girlfriend was always trying to dress you, you can donate that sweater she gave you that's too painful to look at.

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