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1. fund-raising_drive

noun. a campaign to raise money for some cause.

Synonyms

  • effort
  • movement
  • fund-raising campaign
  • crusade
  • cause
  • fund-raising effort
  • campaign

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • pull
  • attract
  • worst

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Words that Rhyme with Sinking Fund

  • superfund
  • almelund
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  • schlund
  • grund
  • tunde
  • sunde
  • sund
  • shunned
  • runde
  • rund
  • pfund
  • mund
  • lunde
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  • hund
  • gunned
  • dunned
  • bunde
  • bund

Example sentences of the word sinking-fund


1. Noun Phrase
A “sinking fund” is a body of assets used to pay back these bonds.

2. Noun Phrase
A sinking fund is an advantage to firms only if rates will fall.

3. Noun Phrase
Callable preferred or sinking fund preferred both use call features rather than maturity in order to give management flexibility.

4. Noun Phrase
The main disadvantage of a sinking fund can only exist if the company issuing them misreads market trends.

2. sinking

noun. ['ˈsɪŋkɪŋ'] a descent as through liquid (especially through water).

Synonyms

  • immersion
  • submergence
  • descent
  • submerging
  • submersion
  • going under
  • subsidence
  • subsiding
  • foundering

Antonyms

  • inflate
  • accelerate
  • stretch
  • expand

3. sinking

noun. ['ˈsɪŋkɪŋ'] a slow fall or decline (as for lack of strength).

Synonyms

  • lessening
  • drop-off

Antonyms

  • emersion
  • appearance
  • egress

4. sinking

noun. ['ˈsɪŋkɪŋ'] a feeling caused by uneasiness or apprehension.

Synonyms

  • sinking feeling

Antonyms

  • lengthen
  • strengthen

5. fund

noun. ['ˈfʌnd'] a reserve of money set aside for some purpose.

Synonyms

  • pension fund
  • nest egg
  • petty cash
  • mutual fund
  • superannuation fund
  • revolving fund
  • trust fund
  • monetary fund
  • deposit
  • bank deposit
  • savings
  • money
  • slush fund
  • budget
  • war chest

Antonyms

  • noble
  • incidental
  • genuine
  • legitimate

6. fund

noun. ['ˈfʌnd'] a supply of something available for future use.

Synonyms

  • base
  • infrastructure
  • hoard
  • stock
  • stash
  • government issue
  • seed stock
  • accumulation
  • issue
  • store
  • provision
  • military issue

Antonyms

  • superior
  • original
  • overstock
  • understock

7. fund

noun. ['ˈfʌnd'] a financial institution that sells shares to individuals and invests in securities issued by other companies.

Synonyms

  • closed-end investment company
  • face-amount certificate company
  • open-end investment company
  • Real Estate Investment Trust
  • mutual fund
  • investment company
  • investment firm
  • nondiscretionary trust
  • hedgefund
  • hedge fund
  • mutual fund company
  • unit trust
  • fixed investment trust
  • open-end fund
  • investment trust
  • REIT
  • unit investment trust
  • closed-end fund

Antonyms

  • dislodge
  • nonpayment
  • withdraw
  • take

8. fund

verb. ['ˈfʌnd'] furnish money for.

Synonyms

  • support
  • absorb
  • take over
  • bankroll
  • finance

Antonyms

  • disrepute
  • nonstandard
  • fauna
  • flora

9. fund

verb. ['ˈfʌnd'] place or store up in a fund for accumulation.

Synonyms

  • hoard
  • collect
  • amass
  • accumulate
  • pile up
  • compile

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • stay
  • unfurl
  • unpack

10. fund

verb. ['ˈfʌnd'] invest money in government securities.

Synonyms

  • invest
  • put
  • commit

Antonyms

  • outgo
  • block
  • recall
  • freeze
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