Meaning of “taxpayer bailout” in the English Dictionary

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"taxpayer bailout" in Business English

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taxpayer bailoutnoun [ C ]

uk us FINANCE, GOVERNMENT

money given or lent by the government to help a company that has serious financial problems and to save it from becoming bankrupt:

The car maker survived only because of a massive taxpayer bailout.

(Definition of “taxpayer bailout” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)