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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of bankroll.

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Examples

  • During his State of the Union address, Obama warned that the Supreme Court's decision would allow American elections to be effectively "bankrolled" by "foreign entities."

    Democrats propose new campaign finance law

  • During his State of the Union address, Obama warned that the decision would allow American elections to be effectively "bankrolled" by "foreign entities."

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  • Security officials say they have evidence that Gadhafi—who bankrolled insurrections across West Africa, including Nigerian oil militants—funneled money to Boko Haram's most hostile leaders.

    New Attacks Threaten Nigeria's Future

  • "It seems people won't believe unless they see him for themselves," Ridha al-Muntasir, a Misrata businessman who has bankrolled anti-Gadhafi fighters, said by telephone.

    Leader's Demise Is Messy, Mysterious

  • Most elderly residents were bankrolled by local authorities, offering private-sector operators a steady stream of income from the taxpayer.

    Southern Cross's incurably flawed business model let down the vulnerable

  • Big brother Geoff Cook , then 26 years old, bankrolled the start-up with $250,000 he had made from selling an online-resume business he built as a Harvard University student.

    Millennials Make Millions

  • Future biographers recorded that Princess “Schnapps” Mathilde bankrolled the SPD before her death in 1933 after cables between her and a member of the Red Shock Troop surfaced in Rome.

    Waltzing Mathilde

  • The Qatari government bankrolled al-Jazeera when it launched in 1996 and is believed to still fund the station.

    Palestinian Negotiator Says Leaks Threaten His Life

  • There once was a poster that had lived in two European three African and one Asian country and still managed to visit Mexico and attend jazz concerts in LA and bankrolled the Black Panthers all in 1968 and there wasn't a maximum security prison of the mind that could contain him.

    A Prison of the Mind

  • He had custom software created, bankrolled the venture, and rounded up some friends to help, most notably Tony Burton and Jennifer Rose.

    How long has MexConnect been around . . . what is the history of Mexconnect? Who started Mexconnect?

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