Meaning of “fund” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /fʌnd/
Extra Examples
This fund has shown high returns for the last five years.The fund is administered by the Economic Development Agency.She had always wanted to be a fund manager.There is a compensation fund for victims of crime.He was paying into an investment fund.

[ C ] an amount of money collected, saved, or provided for a purpose:

a pension fund

[ plural ] money needed or available to spend on something:

The charity closed down due to lack of funds.
fund verb [ T ]

to provide money for an event, activity, or organization:

Who is the project funded by?

(Definition of “fund” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)