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noun. a campaign to raise money for some cause.
Rhymes with Slush Fund
noun. ['ˈfʌnd'] a reserve of money set aside for some purpose.
noun. ['ˈfʌnd'] a supply of something available for future use.
noun. ['ˈfʌnd'] a financial institution that sells shares to individuals and invests in securities issued by other companies.
- closed-end investment company
- face-amount certificate company
- open-end investment company
- Real Estate Investment Trust
- mutual fund
- investment company
- investment firm
- nondiscretionary trust
- hedge fund
- mutual fund company
- unit trust
- fixed investment trust
- open-end fund
- investment trust
- unit investment trust
- closed-end fund
verb. ['ˈfʌnd'] furnish money for.
verb. ['ˈfʌnd'] place or store up in a fund for accumulation.
verb. ['ˈfʌnd'] invest money in government securities.
Sentences with slush-fund
1. Noun Phrase
You may want to set up a slush fund that you contribute to each month to cover these types of expenses; if so, figure up the annual cost and divide it by 12 for your monthly budget.
2. Noun Phrase
For example, a company can set its revenue and expense targets and plan them so that it has enough profitability to put money into a slush fund.
3. Noun Phrase
This money can be added to short- or long-term savings or kept in the checking account as a slush fund or entertainment fund.
4. Noun Phrase
A classic example of embezzlement is the administrator in charge of an office slush fund who "borrows" the company's money to pay his rent.