Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Funds"

The meaning of "Funds" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does They alienated funds from their intended purpose. mean?
A: they didn't use the money for the intended purposes
Q: What does his hard-earned funds were LINING THE POCKETS of a divorce lawyer as he fought to get greateraccess to his son mean?
A: to line someone’s pockets means to pay them a lot of money. so in this context it’s saying that the divorce lawyer was very expensive
Q: What does to commit our funds mean?
A: To promise to use your money for a specific purpose. Investors commit their funds to businesses-- they promise to spend money to help the business grow.
Q: What does All of the funds for this scholarship are currently allocated. mean?
A: It means they have chosen someone (or multiple people) to receive the scholarship already.
Q: What does we'll be allocating the remaining funds in this year's budget mean?
A: @Ri-na 意味は。。。 we'll be allocating = we will be sharing the remaining funds = the money that's left in this year's budget = of this year's money.

Synonyms of "Funds" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between to raise secret funds and to make secret funds ?
A: in this context, they mean the same thing to raise money means to gather, collect, or to make money
Q: What is the difference between funds and funding ?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: What is the difference between funds and wealth ?
A: @Sandytee: wealth usually is used to talk about how rich you are funds usually is used for how something or someone gets money I hope that helped

Translations of "Funds"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "I have offered to match all funds raised dollar for dollar." what does it mean? I don't understand especially 'for dollar' at the end of the sentence. Does it belong to the verb 'm...
A: "Dollar for dollar" is basically emphasizing the fact that they will match all funds. They could have just said "I have offered to match all funds raised." "Dollar for dollar" means for each dollar I donate, they will also donate a dollar.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? Me funds beat nhi krna chahti
A: I don't want to beat fund

Other questions about "Funds"

Q: What does "funds were accounted for" mean? Does it mean "funds were officially reported"?? Context>>>>>>>>>>>>>>. Prosecutors also are examining whether foreigners unlawfully contributed to the committe...
A: In this context, it sorta just means that they doublechecked the funds and it was all there and/or there was no shady business. It all checks out
Q: "What about get the remaining funds from an ATM machine? Does it work with you? (instead 'Does it works for you?')" does this sound natural?
A: "What about get the rest of the money from an ATM machine? Does that work for you?" Someone would understand what you said. Just minor tweaks
Q: What does "trend-following quantitative funds are cutting their U.S. equity positions." (last li...
A: So it’s talking about the U.S. trade and U.S. equity positions are the money they have invested in certain areas of that market so in that phrase they are cutting spending in those markets. So easier way to word it is they pulled back their investments
Q: If you send your funds separately, it will be somewhat complicated to process it on our company side. does this sound natural?
A: perfect (:
Q: 1. All the funds that were raised for the charity will be used to rebuild the houses destroyed in the earthquake. 2. Every month it is always the same amount of income that goes into my bank. 3. The story ...
A: 1. is perfect. You could also say "houses that were destroyed" but it is all the same. 🖒 2. this one is fine as well. Although, I might suggest saying "bank account" or simply "account". But it's still fine... 3. Perfect 4. I'm not sure exactly what this one is saying. Or rather, I think it should be two separate statements, or made into one. I would say something like: "Mr. Lee had to pay the highest divorce settlement and alimony that one could have expected. (without "amount of") Or "Mr. Lee had to pay a higher divorce settlement and alimony than he could have ever anticipated/expected." -I changed "It was beyond his estimation" to "...he/one could have expected" -You can say 'he' or 'one' -it doesn't matter

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