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"subscribe" in British English

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subscribeverb [I]

uk   /səbˈskraɪb/  us   /səbˈskraɪb/
to pay money to an organization in order to receive a product, use a service regularly, or support the organization: 2.3 million people subscribe to this online music service. She subscribes to several women's magazines. [T] UK I subscribe €10 a month to the charity.
specialized finance & economics to offer to buy something or pay an amount for something as part of your business activities: Existing shareholders subscribed to only 49 percent of the new share issue.
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(Definition of subscribe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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subscribeverb [I]

 us   /səbˈskrɑɪb/
to pay money to an organization in order to receive a product or use a service regularly: She subscribes to a couple of magazines.
subscriber
noun [C]  us   /səbˈskrɑɪ·bər/
cable TV subscribers
subscription
noun [C]  us   /səbˈskrɪp·ʃən/
a magazine subscription
(Definition of subscribe from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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subscribeverb

uk   us   /səbˈskraɪb/
[I] COMMERCE to pay to receive a newspaper or magazine regularly or to use a phone line or internet service: subscribe to sth 58% of television owning households subscribe to a cable TV network.subscribe to an internet service provider/a magazine/a newspaper Every time we subscribe to a magazine, we unleash bits of personal information in return for convenience. To listen to the show or subscribe to our podcast, visit our website.
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[I] STOCK MARKET to formally ask to buy particular shares when they are issued : subscribe for sth Since you have to subscribe for a minimum of 200 shares, you will have to pay £380.subscribe to sth Investors can subscribe to shares in the public offer until 13 November.
[I or T] to pay money regularly to an organization in order to support its work: subscribe (sth) to sth The company subscribes €1000 a month to the charity.
(Definition of subscribe from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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