What does subscription mean?

Definitions for subscription
səbˈskrɪp ʃənsub·scrip·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. subscription(noun)

    a payment for consecutive issues of a newspaper or magazine for a given period of time

  2. subscription(noun)

    agreement expressed by (or as if expressed by) signing your name

  3. subscription(noun)

    a pledged contribution

  4. subscription(noun)

    the act of signing your name; writing your signature (as on a document)

    "the deed was attested by the subscription of his signature"


  1. subscription(Noun)

    access to a resource for a period of time.

  2. subscription(Noun)

    the formal acceptance of something, especially when verified with a signature

  3. subscription(Noun)

    the signing of one's name

Webster Dictionary

  1. Subscription(noun)

    the act of subscribing

  2. Subscription(noun)

    that which is subscribed

  3. Subscription(noun)

    a paper to which a signature is attached

  4. Subscription(noun)

    the signature attached to a paper

  5. Subscription(noun)

    consent or attestation by underwriting the name

  6. Subscription(noun)

    sum subscribed; amount of sums subscribed; as, an individual subscription to a fund

  7. Subscription(noun)

    the acceptance of articles, or other tests tending to promote uniformity; esp. (Ch. of Eng.), formal assent to the Thirty-nine Articles and the Book of Common Prayer, required before ordination

  8. Subscription(noun)

    submission; obedience

  9. Subscription(noun)

    that part of a prescription which contains the direction to the apothecary

  10. Subscription(noun)

    a method of purchasing items produced periodically in a series, as newspapers or magazines, in which a certain number of the items are delivered as produced, without need for ordering each item individually; also, the purchase thus executed

  11. Origin: [L. subscriptio: cf. F. souscription.]

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. subscription

    An agreement by a nation

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'subscription' in Nouns Frequency: #2784

How to pronounce subscription?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say subscription in sign language?

  1. subscription


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of subscription in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of subscription in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of subscription in a Sentence

  1. Katie Vanneck-Smith:

    Ensuring subscription mechanisms in our off-platform distribution partnerships is critical.

  2. Nicole Peng:

    Even on Android and WeChat, a lot more content requires users to pay membership or subscription fees.

  3. Jacinto Roca:

    We are complementary to subscription services like Netflix because they do not have new movie releases coming out of the cinemas.

  4. Steve Jobs:

    The subscription model of buying music is bankrupt. I think you could make available the Second Coming in a subscription model and it might not be successful.

  5. Douglas McCabe:

    For popular journalism generally, I think it's incredibly difficult to run a subscription model for that kind of content, this isn't premium financial information.

Images & Illustrations of subscription

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