UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌkɒntrɪˈbjuːʃən/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌkɑntrəˈbyuʃən/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(kon′trə byo̅o̅shən)

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Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. a [moral, physical, financial] contribution
  2. a [significant, valuable, major, minor, great, vital] contribution
  3. made a [significant] contribution to the [discovery, development, construction] of
  4. made a [significant] contribution to [science, medicine, the arts]
  5. a [$10,000, ten-percent] contribution
  6. a contribution of [$10,000]
  7. [expert, professional] contributions
  8. We appreciate your contribution.
  9. Your contribution is appreciated.
  10. Any contribution [will, would] be [welcomed, valued, appreciated].
  11. you can send your contribution to
  12. contributions [made, provided, sent, offered] by
  13. a contribution from every [person, member, fan, family, company]
  14. we need everybody's contribution (to)
  15. a contribution at the [meeting, school, office]
  16. a major contribution towards the [rebuilding, protection, survival] of
  17. the [report, issue, documentary] features contributions from
  18. a [plea, request, appeal] for contributions
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