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Verb1.subscribe to - receive or obtain regularly; "We take the Times every day"
buy, purchase - obtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction; "The family purchased a new car"; "The conglomerate acquired a new company"; "She buys for the big department store"


1. To give in common with others:
Informal: kick in.
Slang: come across.
2. To respond affirmatively; receive with agreement or compliance:
3. To affix one's signature to:
Idioms: put one's John Hancock on, set one's hand to.
References in classic literature ?
By all means subscribe to charities--subscribe to them largely--but don't get carried away by absurd schemes of Social Reform.
Oh, my young friend, who else could have resisted the pleading of sixteen of our fairest sisters, and withstood their exhortations to subscribe to our noble society for providing the infant negroes in the West Indies with flannel waistcoats and moral pocket-handkerchiefs?
Steel producer Ternium SA (TX) stated on Thursday that all its entities including Ternium, Siderar and its wholly-owned subsidiary Prosid have exercised their rights to subscribe to their corresponding portion of the shares left unsubscribed in Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais - Usiminas under the initial subscription round.
The company surveyed 3,449 people who subscribe to its podcasting portal, Podcasting Juice.
After an aggregator is installed, you can subscribe to as many feeds as you wish, and updates are then displayed in your reader as Web pages (if you click on subscribe buttons before the software is installed, the computer-readable content will not make sense).
A man I know quite well decided about a year ago to subscribe to Foreign Affairs, the prestigious journal of the Council on Foreign Relations.
In order to subscribe to Salt and Light (416-971-5353), a viewer must rent or purchase a digital box (about $5 to rent or $100 to purchase), provided one has cable, and then subscribe to Salt and Light for about $5 per month.
You will see a list of available Army Communities you can subscribe to.
With investor portfolios down over 50 percent and no one willing to subscribe to an investment newsletter, how do you convince someone to subscribe?
Subscribe to VRG's parents' list at vrgparents-subscribe@yahoogroups.
If you're trying to keep abreast of farm animal issues, it's no longer necessary to subscribe to Beef magazine or Meat and Poultry News.
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