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underwrite

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of underwrite

  1. to provide money for <a university willing to underwrite an archaeological expedition> Synonyms bankroll, capitalize, endow, fund, stake, subsidize, financeRelated Words grubstake; cofinance, refinance; advocate, aid, back, champion, endorse (also indorse), patronize, sponsor, support; maintain, nourish, provide (for); clear, defray, discharge, foot, liquidate, pay, pay off, pay up, quit, recompense, settle, spring (for), stand; refundAntonyms defund




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