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contribute

1. verb give money etc voluntarily2. verb be one of the causes of sth3. verb help sth 4. verb PUBL write for a magazine etc5. verb participate in 1 verb give money etc voluntarily
INTRANSITIVEeveryone contributed thug gach duine cúnamh, thug gach duine cuidiú, rinne gach duine a chionhe contributes regularly to charities tugann sé airgead do charthanachtaí go rialta
TRANSITIVEthey contributed 20% of the cost chuir siad 20% den chostas ar fáilhe has contributed a lot of time to the project tá go leor ama caite aige ar an tionscadalshe contributed works of art to the museum bhronn sí saothair ealaíne ar an músaem
2 verb be one of the causes of sth INTRANSITIVEthe economic downturn also contributed bhí baint ag an gcúlú eacnamaíochta leis freisin
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3 verb help sth
TRANSITIVEtairbhe a dhéanamh doit's contributing little to peace is beag tairbhe atá sé a dhéanamh don tsíocháin, is beag cúnamh é don tsíocháin
INTRANSITIVEcuir le PhrV  c m uit contributed to the quality of service chuir sé le caighdeán na seirbhíse
4 verb PUBL write for a magazine etc
INTRANSITIVEscríobh verb  c m u
TRANSITIVEscríobh verb  c m ushe contributed an article to the magazine scríobh sí alt don iris
5 verb participate in INTRANSITIVEhe never contributes at meetings ní labhraíonn sé ag cruinnithe riamhshe contributed to the debate bhí sí páirteach sa díospóireacht, ghlac sí páirt sa díospóireacht

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