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sponsor

noun

Synonyms of sponsor

(Entry 1 of 2)

a person who takes the responsibility for some other person or thing
  • you'll need a sponsor to recommend you in order to get into the exclusive country club

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sponsor

verb

Synonyms of sponsor (Entry 2 of 2)

as in fund, finance

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The first known use of sponsor was in 1651

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spongy

sponsor

sponsored

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“Sponsor.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sponsor. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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