1(provider of funds)(Dep)(Rad)(TV)patrocinadorapatrocinadora (m) (f);apatrocinadorasponsor (m)
the official sponsor of the 1996 Olympic GamesVirginia Slims, sponsors of the first professional women's tennis tourthe Soviet Union, Vietnam's principal sponsorThere's no sponsor for this year's competitionMeciar, the leader of the coalition government, is supported in his decision by his sponsor, the civic movement Public against Violence"our sponsors" are mentioned in TV or radio programmes in order to introduce advertisements"And now, a word from our sponsors"
2(for participant in charity event)patrocinadorapatrocinadora (m) (f);apatrocinadora
I managed to get 31 sponsors for my 24-hour non-stop piano playing in aid of Relief for Ethiopia.after you have completed the swim, collect the money from your sponsors and return it to school by 25th July
The Saudis stated that all of the one and a half million Yemenis living in Saudi Arabia should find a Saudi sponsor or leave the country by mid- NovemberThe professor agreed to act as the group's sponsor
your application must be signed by two sponsorssu solicitud tiene que estar firmada por dos socios
5(godparent)(male)padrino (m);(female)madrina (f)
6[of bill, motion]proponente (m)
Senator Dennis Deconcini is the sponsor of a bill in Congress which would allow Salvadorans to stay here until the war is over
1(fund)[+event]patrocinar;auspiciar;[+studies, research]financiar;[+participant in charity event]respaldar or avalar mediante un donativo a favor de una obra benéfica
Would you sponsor Karen in her swim for cancer research next week?I sponsored his attempt at the recordmy trip was sponsored by the Metal Box Companymy faithful secretary, the young seminarist Luciano do Couto Salles Menezes, whose studies I intend to sponsor, in Romethe new-found readiness of the major religious denominations to sponsor market-oriented sociological researchthe conference was sponsored by the GuardianMercury, in association with The Independent, is sponsoring the exhibitionA company can sponsor a televised eventUS tobacco companies are doing everything they can here to sell their products advertising, sponsoring sports and cultural eventsCoca Cola are to sponsor the Scottish League CupCommunity organizations sponsor retraining programs for those who need to brush up on old skills or acquire new onesThe Friends of the English National Ballet raised enough money to sponsor a new production of the company's popular Christmas ballet, the NutcrackerWould you sponsor Karen in her swim for cancer research next week?"Please could you sponsor me for my school's campaign for Help the Aged?" my daughter asked her grandfatherto sponsor sb [to do] sthIf you want to give up smoking, why not get someone to sponsor you to stop?
sponsored walk/swimmarcha/prueba de natación emprendida a cambio de donaciones a una obra benéfica
they have been accused of sponsoring terrorismse los ha acusado de respaldar or apoyar al terrorismo
peace talks sponsored by the European CommunityThe motoring industry has come together to sponsor an initiative to raise motoring awarenessWe have to make the states that sponsor terrorism pay a price
Two Liberal MPs sponsored the BillJapanese officials agreed today in Washington to sponsor a UN resolution
Salveson secured a low-interest government-sponsored loan