Search Result for "subsidized":
1. having partial financial support from public funds;
- Example: "lived in subsidized public housing"
[syn: subsidized, subsidised]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Subsidize \Sub"si*dize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Subsidized; p. pr. & vb. n. Subsidizing.] [From Subsidy.] To furnish with a subsidy; to purchase the assistance of by the payment of a subsidy; to aid or promote, as a private enterprise, with public money; as, to subsidize a steamship line. [1913 Webster] He employed the remittances from Spain to subsidize a large body of German mercenaries. --Prescott. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
subsidized adj 1: having partial financial support from public funds; "lived in subsidized public housing" [syn: subsidized, subsidised]