un·​sub·​si·​dized | \ ˌən-ˈsəb-sə-ˌdīzd How to pronounce unsubsidized (audio) , -zə- \

Definition of unsubsidized

: not aided or promoted with public money : not subsidized unsubsidized housing

Examples of unsubsidized in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The rule required that individual health insurance plans be unsubsidized, meaning people who receive subsidies through health insurance marketplaces likely wouldn’t qualify. Joe Walsh, Forbes, 15 May 2021 The loan limits for unsubsidized Federal Direct Stafford loans are more complicated. Mark Kantrowitz, Forbes, 10 Mar. 2021 In response, governments are phasing out renewable subsidies, and unsubsidized wind and solar plants are going up around the world. Michael J. Coren, Quartz, 17 Apr. 2021 Providing subsidies to private-sector businesses that create jobs that pay a living wage, and that will eventually transition to unsubsidized work, could help both employers and workers. Pamela Loprest For Cnn Business Perspectives, CNN, 19 Mar. 2021 Evaluation of these programs found participants in most programs experienced significant increases in unsubsidized employment in the year after the program. Pamela Loprest For Cnn Business Perspectives, CNN, 19 Mar. 2021 This is because the unsubsidized premiums are much higher for older individuals. Rich Exner, cleveland, 17 Mar. 2021 The Ministry of Interior Trade and Consumer Protection said the price of unsubsidized fuel would go up from 1,300 Syrian pounds per liter to 2,000 pounds, a more than 50% increase. Albert Aji, Star Tribune, 16 Mar. 2021 In 2021, for example, a family of four with mom and dad age-40 in the Alexandria, VA zip code would find that the cheapest unsubsidized Silver Plan would cost $18,046.32 in annual premiums, with a per person deductible of $6,500 a year. Robert Laszewski, Forbes, 1 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of unsubsidized

1756, in the meaning defined above

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“Unsubsidized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsubsidized. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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