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British English: /kənˈtrɪbjuːt/
, /ˈkɒntrɪbjuːt/
American English: /kənˈtrɪbjut/

Translation of contribute in French:

transitive verb

  • 1
    verser (sum, bonus, percentage of salary) (to à)
    financer (costs, expenses)
  • 2 (to gift, charity)
    donner (to à) (towards pour)
  • 3 (Business, Finance) to contribute £5m
    contribuer pour 5 millions de livres
  • 4 (to project, undertaking)
    apporter (ideas, experience) (to à)
    he contributes nothing to discussions
    il n'apporte rien aux discussions
    they have much to contribute
    ils peuvent beaucoup apporter
  • 5 (Journalism, Radio)
    écrire (article, column) (to pour)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (be a factor in)to contribute to ou towards
    contribuer à (change, awareness, productivity, decline, well-being)
  • 2 (to community life, company expansion, research)
    participer (to à)
    an opportunity to contribute
    une occasion pour participer
  • 3 (Finance)to contribute to
    participer financièrement à (maintenance of facilities, services)
    cotiser à (pension fund, insurance scheme)
  • 4
    (to charity, gift) donner (de l'argent) (to à)
    (to campaign, orchestra) participer financièrement (to à)
    would you like to contribute? (for gift)
    voulez-vous participer?
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