Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “fund”

fund

verb [T]     /fʌnd/
C1 to provide the money to pay for an event, activity, or organization: The company has agreed to fund my trip to Australia. The new college is being privately funded (= money for it is not being provided from taxes).Paying and spending money
(Definition of fund verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of fund

Definitions of “fund” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

limber up

to do gentle exercises to stretch the muscles in order to prepare the body for more active physical exercise

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More