Definition of deficit financing in English:

deficit financing

Syllabification: def·i·cit fi·nanc·ing


  • Government funding of spending by borrowing.
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    • Historically, wars have been associated with an increase in government spending and deficit financing.
    • What government ever describes its deficit financing as unjust and unnecessary?
    • Countries will engage in large-scale deficit financing to pay for public sector projects and governmental funding.

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