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Spanish translation of “sponsor”

sponsor

verb /ˈsponsə/
to take on the financial responsibility for (a person, project etc), often as a form of advertising or for charity
patrocinar
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)
patrocinar
I’m looking for people to sponsor me for a charity fun run.
sponsorship noun (the money given as) the act of sponsoring
patrocinio
Even the top athletes struggle to attract funding.
(Definition of sponsor from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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