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/ ˈfʌndˌreɪz /
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verb (used with object), fund-raised, fund-rais·ing.
to collect by fund-raising: The charity needs to fund-raise more than a million dollars.
verb (used without object), fund-raised, fund-rais·ing.
to engage in fund-raising.
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Example sentences from the Web for fund-raise
The editor of Vogue, who aggressively fundraised for Obama on the trail, has reportedly been passed over for a diplomatic post.Anna Wintour Out of the Running for Ambassadorship: Report|Misty White Sidell|January 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Occupy Wall Street, I should note, has never actively fundraised.From Russell Simmons to Ben and Jerry: The Would-Be Sponsors of Occupy Wall Street|Jeff Smith|March 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for fund-raise
/ (ˈfʌndˌreɪz) /
to raise money for a cause
Derived forms of fundraisefundraising, noun, adjective
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