What does Finance mean?

Definitions for Finance
fɪˈnæns, ˈfaɪ nænsFi·nance

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Finance.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. finance(noun)

    the commercial activity of providing funds and capital

  2. finance(noun)

    the branch of economics that studies the management of money and other assets

  3. finance(verb)

    the management of money and credit and banking and investments

  4. finance(verb)

    obtain or provide money for

    "Can we finance the addition to our home?"

  5. finance(verb)

    sell or provide on credit

Wiktionary

  1. finance(Noun)

    The management of money and other assets.

  2. finance(Noun)

    The science of management of money and other assets.

  3. finance(Noun)

    the monetary resources, especially those of a public entity or a company.

    Who's really in charge of a democracy's finances?

  4. finance(Verb)

    To provide or obtain funding for a transaction or undertaking; to back; to support.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Finance(noun)

    the income of a ruler or of a state; revennue; public money; sometimes, the income of an individual; often used in the plural for funds; available money; resources

  2. Finance(noun)

    the science of raising and expending the public revenue

  3. Origin: [F., fr. LL. financia payment of money, money, fr. finare to pay a fine or subsidy (cf. OF. finer to finish, pay), fr. L. finis end. See Fine, n., Finish.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Finance

    fi-nans′, n. money affairs or revenue, esp. of a ruler or state: public money: the art of managing or administering the public money.—v.t. to manage financially, to furnish with sums of money.—adj. Finan′cial, pertaining to finance.—n. Finan′cialist, a financier.—adv. Finan′cially.—n. Financier′, one skilled in finance: an officer who administers the public revenue.—v.i. and v.t. to finance. [Fr.,—Low L. financia—Low L. fināre, to pay a fine—finis. See Fine (2).]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Finance' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1851

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Finance' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2979

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Finance' in Nouns Frequency: #750

  4. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Finance' in Verbs Frequency: #525

How to pronounce Finance?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Finance in sign language?

  1. finance

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Finance in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Finance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Finance in a Sentence

  1. De Boer:

    The elephant in the room is still finance.

  2. Honoré de Balzac:

    Finance, like time, devours its own children.

  3. Stephan Weil:

    The finance minister obviously just doesn't get it.

  4. President Nicolas Maduro:

    We have received $5 billion more to finance development.

  5. Bambang Gatot:

    Finance Minister will decide who will take this divestment.

Images & Illustrations of Finance

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