Part of speech:
Contributing, as to a common fund
(Gram.) Designating a word or form that expresses causation
Tending to cause or bring something about; contributive:
Giving help or aid; assisting or supporting
The definition of helpful is someone or something that is useful, that provides assistance or aid, or that is prone to providing aid.
Meaningful or purposeful in current society or culture:
Possessing some quality, or having been subject to some operation (as substitution), in the second degree; as, a secondary salt, a secondary amine, etc. Compare primary.
To tend or lead (to an effect); contribute
To treat with lead or a lead compound:
To constitute an addition:
The definition of bestow means to give as a gift or to give time or effort to something.
To give a share or portion of
Lend is defined as to give to someone to use or allow someone to borrow.
To perform for an audience:
(With to) To look after (e.g. an ill person.) [from the early 14th c.]
To give, furnish, or provide (what is needed or wanted)
To buy the aid or support of with a subsidy, often as a kind of bribe
To give support, sanction, or approval; consent or agree (to)
To yield to the power, control, etc. of another or others; give in
Provide is defined as to supply or make available.
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
To give or confer formally or according to legal procedure
To give aid to; promote
To provide something necessary or desired to; equip:
To give money or property so as to provide an income for the support of (a college, hospital, etc.)
To give, grant, or bestow
To assign or show cause; to give a reason; to make excuse.
To give help to; aid
To offer as a sacrifice to a deity.
To give; to offer; to commit.
Used to indicate willingness:
To transfer (sovereignty) by abdication or will.
To give up (oneself or one's time, energy, etc.) to some purpose, activity, or person
To offer for acceptance; tender:
To give more wealth to
To prepare and give out (medicines).
To give or grant, especially as being due or appropriate:
To give in charge or trust; deliver for safekeeping; entrust; consign
To offer for viewing or notice; exhibit; display; show
To share in something:
To share some of the properties of something else:
To withdraw is defined as to remove, turn away or take back.
To take away; deduct.
To stay away from; not go to:
To take out or deduct (taxes, etc.) from wages or salary
The definition of harm is to hurt or damage something.
To give or have the sensation of pain; be sore
To present in counterbalance or contrast:
To fail to carry out (an expected or required action) through carelessness or by intention; leave undone
To receive as adequate or satisfactory.
To allow (a custom, tradition, etc.); to give credence or acceptance to.
To provide; furnish:
Find another word for contributing. In this page you can discover 76 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for contributing, like: aiding, providing a background, contributory, supporting, sharing, causative, forming a part of, not to be overlooked, to be considered, conducive and entering in.