fund-raiser

noun fund-rais·er \ ˈfənd-ˌrā-zər \

Definition of fund-raiser

1 : a person employed to raise funds
2 : a social event (such as a cocktail party) held for the purpose of raising funds

First Known Use of fund-raiser

1881

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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FUND-RAISER Defined for English Language Learners

fund-raiser

Definition of fund-raiser for English Language Learners

  • : a person who collects money for a political party, charity, school, etc.

  • : a social event held to collect money for a political party, charity, school, etc.


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