Sentence Examples


  • She wasn't contributing money, but she was certainly contributing her share.
  • Poverty in sub-Saharan Africa is a contributing factor in any number of conflicts there.
  • This council, which consists for the most part of business and professional men, is elected by universal suffrage, each canton in the department contributing one member.
  • He was a voluminous writer on subjects directly connected with his chair, and, besides contributing almost weekly to the technical journals, such as the Engineer, brought out a series of standard textbooks on Civil Engineering, The Steam-Engine and other Prime Movers, Machinery and Millwork, and Applied Mechanics, which have passed through many editions, and have contributed greatly to the advancement of the subjects with which they deal.
  • Channing (1790-1856) until 1821, contributing essays and criticisms which attracted wide attention.