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subscribe (v.)

early 15c., "to sign at the bottom of a document," from Latin subscribere "write, write underneath, sign one's name; register," also figuratively "assent, agree to, approve," from sub "underneath" (see sub-) + scribere "to write" (from PIE root *skribh- "to cut"). The meaning "give one's consent" (by subscribing one's name) first recorded mid-15c.; that of "contribute money to" 1630s; and that of "become a regular buyer of a publication" 1711, all originally literal. Related: Subscribed; subscribing.

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Definitions of subscribe

subscribe (v.)
offer to buy, as of stocks and shares;
The broker subscribed 500 shares
subscribe (v.)
mark with one's signature; write one's name (on);
Synonyms: sign
subscribe (v.)
adopt as a belief;
I subscribe to your view on abortion
Synonyms: support
subscribe (v.)
pay (an amount of money) as a contribution to a charity or service, especially at regular intervals;
Synonyms: pledge
subscribe (v.)
receive or obtain regularly;
Synonyms: subscribe to / take
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