Origin of subscription
Examples from the Web for subscription
Back in the day, I marshaled some of the rare coins I had in junior high and took out a subscription to Rolling Stone.Stacks: Hitting the Note with the Allman Brothers Band|Grover Lewis|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They also locked down a number of extra features like access to Netflix behind the subscription pay wall.
Because who needs a social life when you have a Netflix subscription?Netflix Promises More ‘Arrested Development,’ Batman Prequel Coming to Fox|Culture Team|September 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It was last updated two months ago, with the subscription to a channel called “Allah is the One.”Boston Bombing Suspects: What We Know About the Tsarnaev Brothers|Caitlin Dickson|April 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Courtesy of Coombs, Manning now has a subscription to his favorite magazine, Scientific American.
"Here's my subscription toward the funeral," said the beadle, giving me back his shilling fee.The Queen of Hearts|Wilkie Collins
This is the money, which, in our letter, we mentioned as raised for us by subscription.
It had only thirty-two members, but the subscription was high and the expenses were small.The Exiles of Faloo|Barry Pain
Kildonan parish manfully raised by subscription the means, unaided by Government help, to give some opportunity to their children.The Romantic Settlement of Lord Selkirk's Colonists|George Bryce
Under this law the Essex was built in Salem, Massachusetts, by a subscription raised among the citizens.Admiral Farragut|A. T. Mahan
British Dictionary definitions for subscription
- the advance purchase of tickets for a series of concerts, operas, etc
- (as modifier)a subscription concert
- the sale of books, etc, prior to printing
- (as modifier)a subscription edition