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bank·roll

 (băngk′rōl′)
n.
1. A roll of paper money.
2. Informal One's ready cash.
tr.v. bank·rolled, bank·roll·ing, bank·rolls Informal
To underwrite the expense of (a business venture, for example).

bank′roll′er n.

bankroll

(ˈbæŋkˌrəʊl)
n
1. a roll of currency notes
2. (Banking & Finance) the financial resources of a person, organization, etc
vb
(tr) slang to provide the capital for; finance

bank•roll

(ˈbæŋkˌroʊl)
n.
1. money in one's possession; monetary resources.
v.t.
2. to finance.
[1885–90]
bank′roll`er, n.

bankroll


Past participle: bankrolled
Gerund: bankrolling

Imperative
bankroll
bankroll
Present
I bankroll
you bankroll
he/she/it bankrolls
we bankroll
you bankroll
they bankroll
Preterite
I bankrolled
you bankrolled
he/she/it bankrolled
we bankrolled
you bankrolled
they bankrolled
Present Continuous
I am bankrolling
you are bankrolling
he/she/it is bankrolling
we are bankrolling
you are bankrolling
they are bankrolling
Present Perfect
I have bankrolled
you have bankrolled
he/she/it has bankrolled
we have bankrolled
you have bankrolled
they have bankrolled
Past Continuous
I was bankrolling
you were bankrolling
he/she/it was bankrolling
we were bankrolling
you were bankrolling
they were bankrolling
Past Perfect
I had bankrolled
you had bankrolled
he/she/it had bankrolled
we had bankrolled
you had bankrolled
they had bankrolled
Future
I will bankroll
you will bankroll
he/she/it will bankroll
we will bankroll
you will bankroll
they will bankroll
Future Perfect
I will have bankrolled
you will have bankrolled
he/she/it will have bankrolled
we will have bankrolled
you will have bankrolled
they will have bankrolled
Future Continuous
I will be bankrolling
you will be bankrolling
he/she/it will be bankrolling
we will be bankrolling
you will be bankrolling
they will be bankrolling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been bankrolling
you have been bankrolling
he/she/it has been bankrolling
we have been bankrolling
you have been bankrolling
they have been bankrolling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been bankrolling
you will have been bankrolling
he/she/it will have been bankrolling
we will have been bankrolling
you will have been bankrolling
they will have been bankrolling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been bankrolling
you had been bankrolling
he/she/it had been bankrolling
we had been bankrolling
you had been bankrolling
they had been bankrolling
Conditional
I would bankroll
you would bankroll
he/she/it would bankroll
we would bankroll
you would bankroll
they would bankroll
Past Conditional
I would have bankrolled
you would have bankrolled
he/she/it would have bankrolled
we would have bankrolled
you would have bankrolled
they would have bankrolled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bankroll - a roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.)bankroll - a roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.); "he shot his roll on a bob-tailed nag"
business enterprise, commercial enterprise, business - the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects; "computers are now widely used in business"
Verb1.bankroll - provide with sufficient funds; finance; "Who will bankroll the restoration of the former East German economy?"
fund - furnish money for; "The government funds basic research in many areas"

bankroll

verb
Informal. To supply capital to or for:
Idiom: put up money for.
Translations

bankroll

[ˈbæŋkrəʊl] (esp US)
A. Nrecursos mpl económicos
B. VTfinanciar

bankroll

[ˈbæŋkrəʊl]
vt (mainly US) (= finance) [+ person, organization, project] → financer
n (US)financement m

bankroll

[ˈbæŋkˌrəʊl] (Am)
1. vtfinanziare
2. nfinanziamento
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