donation

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do·na·tion

 (dō-nā′shən)
n.
1. The act of giving to a fund or cause.
2. A gift or grant.

[Middle English donacioun, gift, benefice, from Old French, from Latin dōnātiō, dōnātiōn-, from dōnātus, past participle of dōnāre, to give, from dōnum, gift; see dō- in Indo-European roots.]

donation

(dəʊˈneɪʃən)
n
1. the act of giving, esp to a charity
2. a contribution
[C15: from Latin dōnātiō a presenting, from dōnāre to give, from dōnum gift]

do•na•tion

(doʊˈneɪ ʃən)

n.
1. an act or instance of presenting a gift or contribution.
2. a gift, as to a fund; contribution.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin dōnātiō <dōnā(re) to present, derivative of dōnum gift]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.donation - a voluntary gift (as of money or service or ideas) made to some worthwhile causedonation - a voluntary gift (as of money or service or ideas) made to some worthwhile cause
gift - something acquired without compensation
benefaction - a contribution of money or assistance
offering - money contributed to a religious organization
political contribution, political donation - a contribution made to a politician or a political campaign or a political party
2.donation - act of giving in common with others for a common purpose especially to a charity
giving, gift - the act of giving
subscription - a pledged contribution
alms - money or goods contributed to the poor

donation

noun contribution, gift, subscription, offering, present, grant, hand-out, boon, alms, stipend, gratuity, benefaction, largesse or largess Employees make regular donations to charity.

donation

noun
Something given to a charity or cause:
Translations
تَبَرُّع
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donationgave
donaco
lahja
poklon
adomány
gjöf, framlag
donacijaprispevek
поклон
donation
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donation

[dəʊˈneɪʃən] N
1. (= act) → donación f
2. (= gift) → donativo m, donación f
to make a donation to a fundhacer un donativo or una donación a un fondo

donation

[dəʊˈneɪʃən] n
[money] → donation f, don m
a donation from sb → une donation de qn
to make a donation to sb/sth → faire un don à qn/qch
[blood, organ] → don m

donation

n (= act of giving: of money, gifts, blood) → Spenden nt; (= gift)Spende f; to make a donation of 50p/£10,00050 Pence/£ 10.000 spenden

donation

[dəʊˈneɪʃn] nelargizione f

donate

(dəˈneit) , ((American) ˈdouneit) verb
to give to a fund etc. He donated $100 to the fund.
doˈnation noun
a gift of money or goods to a fund or collection. All donations are welcome.
donor (ˈdounə) noun
a giver of a gift or of a part of the body used to replace a diseased part of someone else's body. The new piano in the hall is the gift of an anonymous donor; a kidney donor; a blood donor.

donation

n. donativo, donación, contribución.

donation

n donación f; blood (organ, etc.) — donación de sangre (órganos, etc.)