[ suhb-si-dahyz ]
/ ˈsʌb sɪˌdaɪz /
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verb (used with object), sub·si·dized, sub·si·diz·ing.
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Also especially British, sub·si·dise .
OTHER WORDS FROM subsidize
sub·si·diz·a·ble, adjectivesub·si·di·za·tion, nounsub·si·diz·er, nounde·sub·si·di·za·tion, noun
de·sub·si·dize, verb (used with object), de·sub·si·dized, de·sub·si·diz·ing.non·sub·si·dized, adjectiveun·sub·si·dized, adjective
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How to use subsidize in a sentence
That is more than enough for him and his wife, Vasiliki, but in this family-oriented society pensions often subsidise the young.Greece on the Brink of Financial Abyss as Syriza Party Weighs Default|John Psaropoulos|May 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
That he was anxious we have seen, by his attempts to subsidise his literary gains by a Government office.Thackeray|Anthony Trollope
I think, now I am rich and respectable, I shall subsidise a prize-fighter to pitch into me once a fortnight.Ravenshoe|Henry Kingsley
No rich man has yet proposed to found, endow, or subsidise such a theatre.The Golden Butterfly|Walter Besant
The Indian peasants groaned under the burden of taxes imposed to subsidise a horde of functionaries.The South American Republics, Part II (of 2)|Thomas C. Dawson
Brenart, whom she could no longer subsidise, kept aloof, for mixed reasons of his own.The History of David Grieve|Mrs. Humphry Ward
British Dictionary definitions for subsidize
/ (ˈsʌbsɪˌdaɪz) /
to aid or support with a subsidy
to obtain the aid of by means of a subsidy
Derived forms of subsidizesubsidizable or subsidisable, adjectivesubsidization or subsidisation, nounsubsidizer or subsidiser, noun
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