contributor contributor  /kən ˈtrɪb jə tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who contributes (or promises to contribute) a sum of money
  2. (n) a writer whose work is published in a newspaper or magazine or as part of a book

Usage(s):

  1. Klein will remain an occasional contributor to The New Yorker, where he had been Washington correspondent since December 1996.
  2. The banker had been a major contributor to each of their campaigns, donating close to $1.
  3. Instead of cooling the interior of the refrigerator with freon a serious contributor to global warming Einstein's design uses ammonia, butane and water.

News

  1. Sarah Palin returns as a contributor to Fox News

    Sarah Palin is rejoining Fox News Channel as a contributor after parting ways back in January. read more
    on June 14, 2013     Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

  2. Sarah Palin returning to Fox News as contributor

    Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin is rejoining Fox News as a contributor, network Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes told the Wall Street Journal. In January, it was reported that the network was choosing not to renew her contract. "I've had several conversations with Governor Palin in the past few weeks ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Washington Times

  3. Former Governor Sarah Palin Rejoins FOX News Channel as Contributor

    Former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin is rejoining FOX News as a contributor, announced Roger Ailes, Chairman and CEO of the network. Palin will appear on FOX News Channel’s daytime and primetime programming, starting with FOX & Friends on Monday, June 17th.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "My heart is overcome with sadness for the devastating loss of my true friend Michael. He was an extraordinary friend, artist and contributor to the world. I join his family and his fans in celebrating his incredible life and mourning his untimely...
    on Jun 25, 2009 By: Paul McCartney Source: ABC News

  2. Moments later, Clinton said that she was fighting against misguided Republican policies "when you were practicing law and representing your contributor : in his slum landlord business in inner city Chicago."
    on Jan 21, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: FOXNews

  3. "Frans was a strong member of my team and a strong contributor in setting the direction of the company," Kleisterlee said in a statement. "I regretted to see him leave with the Semiconductor spin-out. Under his leadership Philips' future will...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Gerard Kleisterlee Source: The Associated Press

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