a direct pecuniary aid furnished by a government to a private industrial undertaking, a charity organization, or the like.
a sum paid, often in accordance with a treaty, by one government to another to secure some service in return.
a grant or contribution of money.
money formerly granted by the English Parliament to the crown for special needs.
noun (pl) -dies
a financial aid supplied by a government, as to industry, for reasons of public welfare, the balance of payments, etc
(English history) a financial grant made originally for special purposes by Parliament to the Crown
any monetary contribution, grant, or aid
late 14c., from Anglo-French subsidie, from Old French subside “help, aid, contribution,” from Latin subsidium “help, aid, assistance, (military) reinforcements,” from sub “behind, near” (see sub-) + sedere “to sit” (see sedentary).
A grant made by a government to some individual or business in order to maintain an acceptable standard of living or to stimulate economic growth.
- Anti subversion
an act or instance of . the state of being ; destruction. something that or overthrows. noun the act or an instance of subverting or overthrowing a legally constituted government, institution, etc the state of being subverted; destruction or ruin something that brings about an overthrow n. late 14c., “physical destruction, demolition, ruination,” from Old […]
an act or instance of . the state of being ; destruction. something that or overthrows. Contemporary Examples Or Spike Jones cracks me up with his subversion of The Nutcracker. Christmas Music Sucks (Mostly), but Here’s a Playlist of Holiday Gems Malcolm Jones December 6, 2012 But first, Chicago delegates discussed pressing issues of the […]
an antiperspirant. inhibiting perspiration. antisudorific an·ti·su·dor·if·ic (ān’tē-sōō’də-rĭf’ĭk, ān’tī-) adj. Capable of inhibiting the secretion of sweat.
- Anti suffrage
the right to vote, especially in a political election. a vote given in favor of a proposed measure, candidate, or the like. Ecclesiastical. a prayer, especially a short intercessory prayer or petition. noun the right to vote, esp in public elections; franchise the exercise of such a right; casting a vote a supporting vote a […]