syndicate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “syndicate” in the English Dictionary

"syndicate" in British English

See all translations

syndicatenoun

uk   /ˈsɪn.dɪ.kət/ us   /ˈsɪn.də.kət/
syndicate
verb [T] uk   /ˈsɪn.dɪ.keɪt/ us   /ˈsɪn.də.keɪt/
syndication
noun [U] uk   /ˌsɪn.dɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us   /ˌsɪn.dəˈkeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of syndicate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"syndicate" in American English

See all translations

syndicatenoun [C]

us   /ˈsɪn·dɪ·kət/
a group of people or companies that join together in order to share the cost of a business operation, such as the buying and publishing of newspaper stories, photographs, etc.
(Definition of syndicate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"syndicate" in Business English

See all translations

syndicatenoun [C]

uk   /ˈsɪndɪkət/ us   FINANCE
a group of people or organizations who join together to share the financial risk involved in achieving something: A syndicate of banks is financing the deal. a banking/property syndicate

syndicateverb [T]

uk   /ˈsɪndɪkeɪt/ us  
FINANCE to provide or manage a large loan together with other financial organizations who share the risk: The bank was prepared to lend as much as $5.75 billion, though it would syndicate the debt.
COMMERCE, COMMUNICATIONS to sell television programmes, newspaper articles, etc. to companies around the world: syndicate sth to sb The Oscars ceremony is syndicated to broadcasters worldwide.
(Definition of syndicate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of syndicate?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“syndicate” in Business English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

ray

a narrow beam of light, heat, etc. travelling in a straight line from its place of origin

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More