Subsidy Meaning and Definition


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Subsidy meaning

Word: Subsidy

How to pronounce: ˈsʌbsɪdɪ

Noun

Definitions:

1. A sum of money granted by the government or a public body to assist an industry or business so that the price of a commodity or service may remain low or competitive.

Example sentences: "A farm subsidy"

2. A parliamentary grant to the sovereign for state needs.

Example sentences: "In return for granting subsidies, Parliament demanded ever new powers from the monarchy."


Synonyms:

donation

subvention

grant

entitlement

aid

appropriation

allocation


Derivations:

subsidized

subsidising

subsidizing

subsiding

subsidize

subsidise

subside


Subsidy in Other Languages...

Spanish: Subvención

German: Subvention

French: Subvention

Italian: Sovvenzione

Turkish: Sübvansiyon


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