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 Government rental vouchers guarantee monthly payments, but there is often more money to be made — and less red tape — when renting to unsubsidized tenants. New York Times, 14 June 2022 But there are also subsidized and unsubsidized loans. Alicia Adamczyk, Fortune, 18 May 2022 The remaining individuals who stand to be impacted include about 315,000 people who have obtained unsubsidized individual market coverage and 451,000 who do not have any health insurance coverage at all. Kat Brancato, Health.com, 18 Apr. 2022 With bread prices alone up 25%, Cairo fixed the price of both subsidized and unsubsidized bread to limit the fallout. Taylor Luck, The Christian Science Monitor, 13 Apr. 2022 For unsubsidized enrollees in 2021, the average exchange-plan annual premium plus deductible for a family of four was about $25,000. Brian Blase, National Review, 31 Mar. 2022 The federal government does not pay the interest on unsubsidized loans or after the first three years under PAYE. Mark Kantrowitz, Forbes, 25 Mar. 2022 In the three weeks since Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the price of unsubsidized bread had jumped by as much as 25% in some bakeries. David Goldman, CNN, 24 Mar. 2022 The rate for direct subsidized and unsubsidized undergraduate loans is currently 3.73% until June 2022, according to the U.S. Department of Education. Julia Carpenter, WSJ, 16 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unsubsidized

1756, in the meaning defined above

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30 Jul 2022

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“Unsubsidized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsubsidized. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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