Focus on the pronunciation of subscriber
English definition of “subscriber”
/-bɚ/ noun [C]
› COMMERCE someone who pays to receive a newspaper or magazine regularly or to use a phone line or internet service: broadband/cable/internet subscriberssubscriber to sth They have 27,950 subscribers to their daily email newsletter. The mobile phone company has a global subscriber base of 59m users.
› STOCK MARKET someone who formally asks to buy shares when they are issued : A sharp fall in fourth-quarter subscriber numbers overshadowed a rise in full-year pre-tax profits.
› LAW someone who signs a memorandum of association (= document needed to officially form a new company) of a new company and promises to buy a particular number of shares: The minimum figure for share capital can be of any amount, provided the subscribers to the memorandum take at least one share each.