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bankrollnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbæŋkˌrəʊl/  us   /-roʊl/ FINANCE
the money that a person or organization possesses: More than half of his bankroll during the election campaign came from Texas.

bankrollverb [T]

uk   /ˈbæŋkˌrəʊl/  us   /-roʊl/
informal to support a person or activity financially: This was a joint program bankrolled by the U.S. space agency.
noun [C]
It became known that he had been the bankroller of the deal.
(Definition of bankroll from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bankroll”
in Chinese (Simplified) 资助,为…提供资金…
in Chinese (Traditional) 資助,向…提供資金…
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