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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sponsorshipnoun

    the act of sponsoring (either officially or financially)


  1. sponsorshipnoun

    The state or practice of being a sponsor.

  2. sponsorshipnoun

    The aid or support provided by a sponsor; backing or patronage.


  1. sponsorship

    Sponsoring something (or someone) is the act of supporting an event, activity, person, or organization financially or through the provision of products or services. The individual or group that provides the support, similar to a benefactor, is known as the sponsor.


  1. sponsorship

    Sponsorship is the financial or material support provided by an individual or organization (the sponsor) towards a specific event, activity, person, or entity (the sponsored) in return for advertising or promotional benefits. It's a form of marketing strategy designed to boost the sponsor's image, visibility, and brand awareness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sponsorshipnoun

    state of being a sponsor

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sponsorship' in Nouns Frequency: #2631

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sponsorship in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sponsorship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of sponsorship in a Sentence

  1. State John Kerry:

    That's one set of fairly normal negotiations with respect to movement of diplomats, access, travel, different things, the state sponsorship of terrorism designation is a separate process. It is not a negotiation. It is an evaluation that is made under a very strict set of requirements, congressionally mandated, and that has to be pursued separately.

  2. Mauricio Assumpcao:

    All our problems started when the stadium was shut down, it was a major rupture for us. We lost sponsorship and we lost income.

  3. Andy Sutherden:

    Modern-day sponsorship brings as much reputational risk as it does opportunity. Any company entering sponsorship today that does not have sufficient plans around crisis management is asking for trouble.

  4. Steve Rodgers:

    We do not believe our sponsorship degrades our global commitment to human rights, our sponsorship is not an endorsement of any specific host country or The Chinese government, nor an acceptance or approval of domestic activities that may take place within that country.

  5. Andy Gensler:

    Sponsorship is a huge part of the revenue streams. For big festivals, it runs to seven figure numbers, the cost of talent and the back end production costs can be enormous, so sponsorship is part and parcel for these festivals to survive and thrive.

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