Definition of subscriber in English:

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Pronunciation: /səbˈskrībər/


1A person who receives a publication regularly by paying in advance: I have been a subscriber to your magazine for many years
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  • I found myself speaking, recently, to a Muslim subscriber to The Ecologist.
  • I do hope the Times is a good deal more diligent with the credit card data they collect from subscribers.
  • I have been a subscriber to BusinessWeek for 10 years.
(regular) reader, member, patron, supporter, backer, contributor, season-ticket holder, subscription holder
1.1A person who pays to receive or access a service: the company has 2.6 million subscribers to its digital service cable TV subscribers
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  • The news is even better for Xbox Live subscribers.
  • Depending on the system, self-installation is running at about 65 % to 95 % of new subscribers.
  • Company officials had hoped to expand their services, offering end-to-end solutions to help cable companies implement new broadband subscriber services.
1.2chiefly British A person who regularly contributes money to a fund, project, or cause.
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  • The organisers extend thanks to all subscribers for the continuing support.
  • They need a minimum of 30-50 subscribers to get the project up and running.
  • I was a subscriber to the League Against Cruel Sports but I am not now.

Words that rhyme with subscriber

briber, fibre (US fiber), scriber, Tiber, transcriber
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