Definitions of fund

  1. To provide and appropriate a fund or permanent revenue for the payment of the interest of; to make permanent provision of resources ( as by a pledge of revenue from customs) for discharging the interest of or principal of; as, to fund government notes.
  2. To place in a fund, as money.
  3. To put into the form of bonds or stocks bearing regular interest; as, to fund the floating debt.
  4. To place in or turn into, a fund.
  5. To convert a debt into interest- bearing stock; place money in a fund.
  6. To convert into a single fund secured by stocks or bonds.
  7. furnish money for; " The government funds basic research in many areas"
  8. accumulate a fund for the discharge of a recurrent liability; " fund a medical care plan"
  9. invest money in government securities
  10. provide a fund for the redemption of principal or payment of interest
  11. place or store up in a fund for accumulation
  12. To provide and appropriate a fund for paying interest, as to fund the national debt; to place money in a fund.
  13. To place money in a fund; to put lent money into the form of permanent bonds or stock bearing regular interest.
  14. a financial institution that sells shares to individuals and invests in securities issued by other companies
  15. a reserve of money set aside for some purpose
  16. An aggregation or deposit of resources from which supplies are or may be drawn for carrying on any work, or for maintaining existence.
  17. A stock or capital; a sum of money appropriated as the foundation of some commercial or other operation undertaken with a view to profit; that reserve by means of which expenses and credit are supported; as, the fund of a bank, commercial house, manufacturing corporation, etc.
  18. An invested sum, whose income is devoted to a specific object; as, the fund of an ecclesiastical society; a fund for the maintenance of lectures or poor students; also, money systematically collected to meet the expenses of some permanent object.
  19. A store laid up, from which one may draw at pleasure; a supply; a full provision of resources; as, a fund of wisdom or good sense.
  20. The stock of a national debt; public securities; evidences ( stocks or bonds) of money lent to government, for which interest is paid at prescribed intervals; - called also public funds.
  21. Stock or capital; money set apart for carrying out some permanent or temporary object; a stock in reserve.
  22. A stock; capital; accumulated store.
  23. A sum of money or stock of convertible wealth; a reserve; ample stock.
  24. Money lent to a government; a funded debt; used in the plural.
  25. A stock or capital; a sum of money appropriated as the foundation of some commercial or other operation; money lent to government, constituting a national debt, or the stock of a national debt; money collected and set apart for some object; any store laid up for use; supply.
  26. That out of which supplies are drawn; a stock or bank of money; ample store; permanent debts due by Government paying interest are called the funds or stocks.
  27. A permanent debt due by the government on which interest is paid; money.
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