• WordNet 3.6
    • n subsidiser someone who assists or supports by giving a subsidy
    • ***


In literature:

Those, I mean, who are subsidised by the General Office.
"The Octopus" by Frank Norris
We discuss matters on the doorstep; if he looks ill I have pity on him, and subsidise him.
"London's Underworld" by Thomas Holmes
Popular enthusiasm was kindled by the newspapers which the financiers subsidised, and burst into a blaze.
"Penguin Island" by Anatole France
It would then, in effect, be the same thing as unlimited war with the aid of a subsidised force.
"Some Principles of Maritime Strategy" by Julian Stafford Corbett
It starts a whole era in British banking, for it means the subsidising of a private undertaking out of national funds.
"The War After the War" by Isaac Frederick Marcosson
The Arklow men are not subsidised this year.
"Ireland as It Is" by Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
Kit was a baker, and did earn wages; but he utterly refused to subsidise the patriotism of his father.
"The Landleaguers" by Anthony Trollope
Some one has employed, or subsidised, one of the local editors to attack me once a week.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
This is a lecture not a letter, and it seems rather like sending coals to Newcastle to write a lecture to a subsidised professor.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 23 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
She finances her traders and subsidises her merchant ships as no other nation does.
"The Day of Wrath" by Louis Tracy

In news:

The idea that the state should subsidise giving to good causes is resilient, but not easily justified.
Solar panel manufacturers in the European Union on Tuesday lodged a complaint against China over allegations it illegally subsidises its solar industry.