donate

[doh-neyt, doh-neyt]
verb (used with object), donated, donating.
1.
to present as a gift, grant, or contribution; make a donation of, as to a fund or cause: to donate used clothes to the Salvation Army.
verb (used without object), donated, donating.
2.
to make a gift, grant, or contribution of something; give; contribute: They donate to the Red Cross every year.

Origin:
1775–85, Americanism; probably back formation from donation

donator, noun
predonate, verb (used with object), predonated, predonating.
undonated, adjective


1. contribute, bestow, present, bequeath.
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donate (dəʊˈneɪt)
 
vb
to give (money, time, etc), esp to a charity
 
do'nator
 
n

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donate
1845, back formation from donation. Related: Donated; donating.
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Example sentences
If the transmittal letter is prepared by the donator, then it shall be signed
  by the donor.
In that case, donator countries should keep their money and help out their
  needy population instead.
Most of the time, the blood helps a stranger in need, and not anyone known to
  the donator.
Otherwise, please type or print the owner or donator information.
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