Definition of sponsorship in English:

sponsorship

Line breaks: spon¦sor|ship
Pronunciation: /ˈspɒnsəʃɪp
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • 1The position of being a sponsor: the company’s sponsorship of the tournament
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    • This is the first time Pierce has become involved in sponsorship with the club and St Michael's are very appreciative of his involvement.
    • The bank announced that, while sponsorship of the tournament itself is no longer suitable for the company, they do intend to maintain an interest in the game.
    • It blames TV advertisers for promoting sweets and fatty foods and schools for allowing vending machines tuck shops, sponsorship by food companies and high fat and sugar meals.
    Synonyms
  • 1.1Financial support received from a sponsor: we raised about £6,000 in sponsorship
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    • Organiser Michael Braund stresses it is not a race, but a leisurely walk, with the trophy going to the team that has raised the highest amount of sponsorship.
    • "It can be difficult for schools to find funding for these projects so we would be very grateful for any sponsorship."
    • His sponsorship is already up to £ 300 but he would like to raise at least £ 500, enough to fund one rescue flight.

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