Thesaurus

funds

noun
plural of fund

Synonyms & Antonyms of funds

(Entry 1 of 2)

available money
  • my funds were a little low, so I asked my favorite lending institution—Dad—for a small advance on my first paycheck

Synonyms for funds

Words Related to funds

Near Antonyms for funds

funds

verb
present tense third-person singular of fund

Synonyms & Antonyms of funds (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to furnish (as an institution) with a regular source of income
  • her will funded a new science center for her beloved alma mater

Synonyms for funds

Words Related to funds

Near Antonyms for funds

Antonyms for funds

2 to provide money for
  • Dad advised me to get a job because he wasn't going to fund my social life forever

Synonyms for funds

Words Related to funds

Antonyms for funds

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about funds

Cite this Entry

“Funds.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/funds. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

More from Merriam-Webster on funds

Nglish: Translation of funds for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of funds for Arabic Speakers

Comments on funds

What made you want to look up funds? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Slippery Words Quiz—Changing with the Times

  • ducreux self portrait yawning
  • What is an earlier meaning of nice?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!