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British English: /ˈspɒnsə/
American English: /ˈspɑnsər/

Translation of sponsor in French:


  • 3 (guarantor) to act as sponsor for somebody
    être le garant de quelqu'un
  • 5 (for charity)
    (personne qui parraine un participant à une épreuve sportive organisée dans un but caritatif)

transitive verb

  • 1 (Marketing, Finance) (fund)
    sponsoriser (sporting event, team, TV programme)
    financer (student, study, course, conference, enterprise)
    financé par le gouvernement
  • 2 (support)
    soutenir (violence, invasion)
    soutenu par l'ONU
  • 4 (for charity)
    parrainer (person) (pour une épreuve sportive organisée dans un but caritatif)

also: sponsored past participle adjective

  • 1 (for charity) sponsored swim
    épreuve (f) de natation parrainée
  • 2 (Marketing, Radio, Television)
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