Translation of "sponsor" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈspɒn·sər/ us /ˈspɑn·sər/

a person or organization that gives money to support an activity, event, etc.

patrocinador, -ora
The organizers of the event are looking for new sponsors.
verb uk /ˈspɒn·sər/ us /ˈspɑn·sər/

to give money to support an activity, event, etc.

The festival was sponsored by a software company.

(Translation of “sponsor” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈsponsə/

to take on the financial responsibility for (a person, project etc), often as a form of advertising or for charity

The firm sponsors several golf tournaments.

to promise (a person) that one will pay a certain sum of money to a charity etc if that person completes a set task (eg a walk, swim etc)

I’m looking for people to sponsor me for a charity fun run.
sponsorship noun

(the money given as) the act of sponsoring

Even the top athletes struggle to attract funding.

(Translation of “sponsor” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)