Funds invested for the support and benefit of a not-for-profit institution.
The thing or property granted; a gift; a boon.
An expenditure of money; a cost:
Support given to a person or cause
A speculative business venture
Something, such as money or cargo, at hazard in a risky enterprise.
The withdrawal of funds from banks and savings institutions in order to invest them in government securities, commercial paper, etc. paying higher rates of interest
The act of providing or raising funds or capital.
The managing or science of managing money matters, credit, etc.
The furnishing of funds or goods on credit.
When a person’s own assets can’t meet bail, the accused may borrow the money from a bond company that specializes in paying the jail for people's release.
A sudden or dramatic decline:
(US, slang) Financial term for monthly expense to keep a venture running.
The entire property owned by a person, especially a bankrupt, that can be used to settle debts.
Any substance or article used as money, as bank notes, checks, etc.
One of the equal parts into which the capital stock of a company is divided:
Stock means a share in the ownership of a company.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A prolonged period, as of illness:
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
A formal investing as with an office, power, or authority, often with appropriate symbols or robes
the act of investing; laying out money or capital in an enterprise with the expectation of profit
money that is invested with an expectation of profit
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