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sponsor meaning

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WSponsor
  • Sponsor or sponsorship may refer to a person or organization with some sort of responsibility for another person or organisation:
  • Sponsor (commercial), supporter of an event, activity, or person
  • Sponsor (legislative), a person who introduces a bill
  • Sponsor (genus), a genus of beetles
  • Child sponsorship, form of charitable giving
  • Sponsor of ship naming and launching
  • Sponsor of baptism
  • Sponsorship in a twelve-step program
  • Sponsorship, a key concept in Self-relations Psychotherapy
  • In popular culture:
  • "Sponsor" (song), a song by Teairra Marí
FR sponsor

    Definition of sponsor in English Dictionary

  • NounPLsponsors
    1. A person or organisation with some sort of responsibility for another person or organisation, especially where the responsibility has a religious, legal, or financial aspect.
      1. He was my sponsor when I applied to join the club. ‎
      2. They were my sponsors for immigration. ‎
      3. My narcotics anonymous sponsor became my best friend when I finally was able to do something about my meth problem. ‎
    2. One that pays all or part of the cost of an event, a publication, or a media program, usually in exchange for advertising time.
      1. And now a word from our sponsor. ‎
  • VerbSGsponsorsPRsponsoringPT, PPsponsored
    1. VT To be a sponsor for.
      1. Like most human activities, ballooning has sponsored heroes and hucksters and a good deal in between. For every dedicated scientist patiently recording atmospheric pressure and wind speed while shivering at high altitudes, there is a carnival barker with a bevy of pretty girls willing to dangle from a basket or parachute down to earth.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • My narcotics anonymous sponsor became my best friend when I finally was able to do something about my meth problem. ‎
      • He was my sponsor when I applied to join the club. ‎
      • It was a teen party sponsored by the hip-hop radio station Hot 97 (WQHT-FM), and maybe an underpromoted one: much of the room was empty.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
      • Verbs
        • Transitive verbs
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      1. fr sponsor
      2. en sponsored
      3. en sponsors
      4. fr sponsors
      5. en sponsorer
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      Meaning of sponsor for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "sponsor" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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