Translation of "subsidy" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈsʌb.sɪ.di/ us

A money given as part of the cost of something, to help or encourage it to happen

The government is planning to abolish subsidies to farmers.

(Translation of “subsidy” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈsabsidi/ (plural subsidies)

(a sum of) money paid by a government etc to an industry etc that needs help, or to farmers etc to keep the price of their products low

subsidio, subvención
farming subsidies.
subsidize verb ( (also subsidiseBritish))

to give a subsidy to

Some industries are subsidized by the government.

(Translation of “subsidy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)