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Synonyms of 'contribute'

(verb) 
Definition
to give (support or money) for a common purpose or fund
They say they would like to contribute more to charity.
Synonyms
give
This recipe was given to me years ago.
They still give to charity despite hard economic times.
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provide
I will be happy to provide you with a copy of the report.
They did not provide any food.
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supply
an agreement to supply the library with new computers
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donate
He frequently donates large sums to charity.
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furnish
They'll be able to furnish you with the details.
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subscribe
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chip in (informal)
We'll all chip in for the petrol and food.
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bestow
The Queen has bestowed a knighthood on him.

phrasal verb

See contribute to something

Additional synonyms

in the sense of bestow
Definition
to present (a gift) or confer (an honour)
The Queen has bestowed a knighthood on him.
Synonyms
in the sense of chip in
We'll all chip in for the petrol and food.
Synonyms
pay,
subscribe,
go Dutch (informal)
in the sense of donate
Definition
to give (something) to a charity or other organization
He frequently donates large sums to charity.
Synonyms
hand out,
subscribe,
chip in (informal),
make a gift of

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