Donate Do"nate (d[=o]"n[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Donated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Donating}.] [L. donatus, p. p. of donare to donate, fr. donum gift, fr. dare to give. See 2d {Date}.] To give; to bestow; to present; as, to donate fifty thousand dollars to a college. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • donated — adj. given freely especially to a cause or fund; as, the donated van made their meal on wheels venture possible. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • donated — adj. Donated is used with these nouns: ↑sperm …   Collocations dictionary

  • donated — do·nate || dəʊ neɪt v. give, contribute …   English contemporary dictionary

  • DONATED — …   Useful english dictionary

  • donated capital — In the USA, a gift of an asset to a company. The value is credited to a donated capital account, which is a stockholders equity account …   Accounting dictionary

  • donated blood — gave a portion of blood for medical use …   English contemporary dictionary

  • donated his body to science — agreed to let his body be used in medical research following his death …   English contemporary dictionary

  • donated money — money contributed to a particular cause, money bestowed or granted …   English contemporary dictionary

  • donated surplus — Contribution of assets to a corporation generally in the form of stock from its stockholders …   Black's law dictionary

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