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bankroll

1. noun The ready and available money of a person, group, or organization. The company's large bankroll ensures they have the means to pay for any legal challenge they may face.
2. verb To finance or put up money for someone or something, as for a business endeavor. My wealthy uncle has generously offered to bankroll my independent film.

bankroll

1. n. a roll or wad of currency; one’s cash assets. Don’t show that bankroll around here!
2. tv. to finance something. We were hoping to find somebody who would bankroll the project.
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Dein was up against Roman Abramovich, a major bankroller of the rival Russian bid that England fear most.
Long known for viewing the world from the seat of a jumbo jet, it is also no surprise that the biggest bankroller of football's largesse should be linked to yet another plan to pump up the value of sporting rights.
Nou Camp chiefs claim Stamford Bridge bankroller Roman Abramovich approved the stunning approach for the Cameroon striker.
The bankroller of a just-launched cable network devoted to news and information about videogames is betting a pricey $150 million that players will put down their joysticks long enough to sample its programming.
He first came to the attention of the FBI after he was named as the bankroller behind an alleged plot to assassinate President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt.
But Germany, Europe's bankroller, quickly ruled out the bond notion and said the bailout fund was big enough.
Hicks, close friend and bankroller of White House warmonger George W Bush, or Owen, former sidekick of Anne Diamond and host of the long-lamented Sporting Triangles?
And provided he suffers no complications between now and Saturday's Cardiff test, the West Ham centre-half will be a key player for John Toshack's side as they take on the triple threat of Bankroller, Tomas Rosicky and Milan Baros.
Nou Camp chiefs claim Stamford Bridge bankroller Roman Abramovich sanctioned the stunning approach for the Cameroon striker.
Kings bankroller Philip Anschutz has figured out how to buy the operating rights to Major League Soccer's MetroStars.
Party bankroller Alexander Temerko called for a leadership contest immediately after the EU referendum - regardless of the outcome on June 23.
And it could yet turn that pounds 1 into pounds 90m despite no wealthy bankroller as the policies to implement a stylish identity, to be brave with managerial choices and to stick within their budgets have all come up trumps.
It had all the ingredients for success save one - when bankroller Eos Internet Ventures went belly-up, Foodoo failed to interest anyone else.
He is a major bankroller of large scale operations and has links with loyalist terror factions in the Portadown area.
We're moving back into a period of stability," observes Morgan Rector, president of Imperial Entertainment Group, a leading indie bankroller.