Definition of sponsored in English:



  • 1(of a project, activity, etc.) provided with funding by a particular organization or body.

    ‘in the past, sponsored research made up two-thirds of the budget’
    • ‘a government-sponsored report on urban regeneration’
  • 2Denoting a fundraising event or activity in which each participant obtains promises from sponsors to donate a certain amount of money for the participant's completion of the activity.

    • ‘he's gearing up to take part in a 14-mile sponsored walk to raise money for a local animal charity’



/ˈspänsərd/ /ˈspɑnsərd/