a person, company, etc., that subscribes, as to a publication or concert series.
a homeowner, apartment dweller, business, etc., that pays a monthly charge to be connected to a television cable service.
a person who promises to donate a sum of money, purchase stock, etc.
- Subscriber identity module
telecommunications, wireless communications (SIM or “SIM card”) A component, usually in the form of a miniature smart-card, that is theoretically tamper-proof and is used to associate a mobile subscriber with a mobile network subscription. The SIM holds the subscriber’s unique MSISDN along with secret information such as a private encryption key and encryption/digital signature algorithms. […]
verb (used with object), subscribed, subscribing. 1. to pledge, as by signing an agreement, to give or pay (a sum of money) as a contribution, gift, or investment: He subscribed $6,000 for the new church. 2. to give or pay in fulfillment of such a pledge. 3. to append one’s signature or mark to (a […]
- Subscriber trunk dialling
noun 1. (Brit) a service by which telephone subscribers can obtain trunk calls by dialling direct without the aid of an operator STD US and Canadian equivalent direct distance dialing
- Subscribe to
1. Contract to receive and pay for a given number of issues of a periodical, for tickets to a series of performances, or for a utility service. For example, We subscribe to the local paper, or Betty and I have been subscribing to this concert series for years, or We have no choice; we have […]