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English

Etymology

c.1845, back-formation from donation, chiefly in American English. Ultimately from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] donare (to give).

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to donate

Third person singular
donat

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to donate (third-person singular simple present donat, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To make a donation; to give away something of value to support or contribute towards a cause or for the benefit of another.
    She donates 100 dollars to Red Crescent every year.
    He donated an etching from his own collection to the new art gallery.

Translations


Italian

Verb

donate

  1. Second-person plural present tense of donare.
  2. Second-person plural imperative of donare.
  3. Feminine plural of donato.

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