non·​sub·​si·​dized ˌnän-ˈsəb-sə-ˌdīzd How to pronounce nonsubsidized (audio)
: not subsidized
Of the remaining 29 percent of older people, 5 percent are in institutions, one percent in single-room occupancy hotels, another 5 percent in subsidized housing units, and the remainder in nonsubsidized rental apartments or in the home of relatives.Beth B. Hess

Examples of nonsubsidized in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In the years before the pandemic, many tight real estate markets across the country — including South L.A. — were losing relatively low-cost, nonsubsidized rental units as large investors scooped up the properties to redevelop them into more expensive housing. Andrew Khouri, Los Angeles Times, 15 Apr. 2021 Manufactured homes, which averaged $123,000 new last year, up considerably from pre-pandemic levels, are among the most affordable nonsubsidized housing left — often among the only choices for people living on the edge financially. Beth Teitell,, 13 Aug. 2022 Jonathan Hinze, president of UxC, notes that among nonsubsidized mines, the all-in cost of production can range anywhere from $10 a pound up to $38 a pound. Jinjoo Lee, WSJ, 23 Mar. 2021 Also, rising costs for nonsubsidized consumers are expected to push many to buy association plans and short-term plans promoted by the administration. Ron Hurtibise,, 22 June 2018 Monthly rent for the nonsubsidized units, including heat and hot water, was $850, CHR officials said. Jesse Leavenworth, Courant Community, 1 Sep. 2017

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Word History

First Known Use

1863, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonsubsidized was in 1863

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“Nonsubsidized.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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