Bankrolling - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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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.
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.
References in periodicals archive
Yesterday Labour chair Hazel Blears said: "We welcome the end of Cameron's use of wealthy financial backers and hope the Tory party comes clean on those anonymous business groups bankrolling
the Party and candidates.
AFTER being taken to task over cynically bankrolling
its own Treasury with petrol duty, the Government has reacted speedily with a master plan.
Tax-payers have been bankrolling
the station for years despite the fact that it also takes in advertising revenue.
Business giants bankrolling
the Tories are making a killing from the rail sell-off, the Mirror can reveal.