verb (used with object)
Origin of defund
Examples from the Web for defund
A companion bill slated for a vote to defund DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) was shelved.Pelosi to Boehner: I Quashed Impeachment, and So Can You|Eleanor Clift|August 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Despite a threatened amendment to defund Obamacare from Ted Cruz, the Senate overwhelmingly approved the omnibus budget Thursday.
“You know, they pushed us into this fight to defund Obamacare and shut down the government,” he said.The Deal Has Passed, But Don’t Hold Your Breath for Bipartisanship|Jamelle Bouie|December 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A group of senators sought to defund the Vietnam War, but that group was bipartisan.