HyperDic: subsidy

English > 1 sense of the word subsidy:
NOUNpossessionsubsidya grant paid by a government to an enterprise that benefits the public
subsidy > pronunciation
Soundssah'bsihdiy
Rhymesalready ... yesterday: 132 rhymes with diy...
English > subsidy: 1 sense > noun 1, possession
MeaningA grant paid by a government to an enterprise that benefits the public.
Example"a subsidy for research in artificial intelligence"
Narrowerprice supportA government subsidy used to maintain prices at a certain level
subventiongrant of financial aid as from a government to an educational institution
BroadergrantAny monetary aid
Spanishsubsidio, subvención
Catalansubsidi, subvenció
Verbssubsidize, subsidisesupport through subsidies

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