Meaning of “foreign aid” in the English Dictionary

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"foreign aid" in British English

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foreign aidnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌfɒr.ən ˈeɪd/ us /ˌfɔːr.ən ˈeɪd/

(Definition of “foreign aid” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"foreign aid" in Business English

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foreign aidnoun [ U ]

uk us SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

help that is given by a richer country to a poorer one, usually in the form of money or food:

Rich countries are cutting back on foreign aid as they trim large budget deficits.

(Definition of “foreign aid” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)