Definition of 'bankroll'
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We have backers wealthy enough to bankroll the deal. The Sun (2015)Washington would not be bankrolling any deal. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He claims that it is healthier for the party to be bankrolled by the unions than wealthy individuals. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The Tories say they will stop public money bankrolling unions. The Sun (2011)He's no chance when the unions almost entirely bankroll his party. The Sun (2011)The Chinese are bankrolling the project. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The deal flies in the face of convention - most teams in the yacht race are bankrolled by billionaire businessmen and international companies. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His 2010 leadership campaign was also bankrolled by City cash. The Sun (2015)Small companies often have to bankroll big projects - it's scary. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And if he and the other investment bankers who were assembled in the room did bankroll a rescue deal for his smaller competitor, where would it end? Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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