To agree to receive communications or access a service, sometimes in exchange for a regular fee.
History & EtymologyOriginally from classical Latin subscribere a compound of Sub meaning under and scribe meaning write, to write under.
So subscribe literally means to sign at the bottom of a document.
But you don’t even have to sign anything, now all you have to do is click a button.
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