Definition of Finance in English :

Define Finance in English

Finance meaning in English

Meaning of Finance in English

Pronunciation of Finance in English

Finance pronunciation in English

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see synonyms of finance


1. finance

the commercial activity of providing funds and capital

2. finance

the branch of economics that studies the management of money and other assets

3. finance

the management of money and credit and banking and investments


4. finance

obtain or provide money for

Example Sentences:
'Can we finance the addition to our home?'

5. finance

sell or provide on credit

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of finance
the system of money, credit, etc, esp with respect to government revenues and expenditures
funds or the provision of funds
3. (plural)
funds; financial condition
4. (transitive)
to provide or obtain funds, capital, or credit for
5. (intransitive)
to manage or secure financial resources

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see synonyms of finance
1.  [pl.]
the money resources, income, etc. of a nation, organization, or person
the managing or science of managing money matters, credit, etc.
verb transitiveWord forms: ˈfiˌnanced or ˈfiˌnancing
to supply money, credit, or capital to or for
to obtain money, credit, or capital for

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see synonyms of finance
1. The management of money, banking, investments, and credit.
2. finances Monetary resources: could not make the purchase because of limited finances.
3. The supplying of funds or capital.
tr.v. fi·nanced, fi·nanc·ing, fi·nanc·es
1. To provide or raise the funds or capital for: financed a new car.
2. To supply funds to: financing a daughter through law school.

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