Definitions for defunddiˈfʌnd

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  1. defund(Verb)

    To cancel funding for.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ted Cruz:

    I call upon the United States Congress right now, today, to stand up and lead to defund Planned Parenthood.

  2. Ben Carson:

    Congress I think should defund all the programs that allow all these people to be here. Immediately. Today.

  3. Ohio Gov. John Kasich:

    Well if you shut down the government, the question is, will you defund (Planned Parenthood)? I think the answer is no.

  4. Senator Ted Cruz:

    I encourage my colleagues to continue to fight to defund this organization that places more value on the sale price of babies' body parts than it does on the sanctity of human life.

  5. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell:

    You could shut down the government and that will not defund Planned Parenthood, so that is a strategy that will not lead to a result that I would like. Shutting down the government is something the American people overwhelmingly oppose, and we will not be doing that.

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