Student Thesaurus

2 entries found for fund.
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Entry Word: fund
Function: noun
Text: 1 a sum of money set aside for a particular purpose <our club has a fund for parties--which we like to have as often as possible>
Synonyms account, budget, deposit, kitty, nest egg, pool
Related Words chest, coffer(s); assets, savings, savings account; bankroll, cache, collection, hoard, reserve, treasure; petty cash, pin money, pocket money, spending money
2 funds plural
available money <my funds were a little low, so I asked my favorite lending institution--Dad--for a small advance on my allowance>
Synonyms bankroll, finances, pocket, resources, wherewithal
Related Words cash, money; assets, capital, means, wealth; purse, treasury
3 the number of individuals or amount of something available at any given time <we have a deep fund of volunteers to call on when there is an unexpected need for help> -- see SUPPLY