Underwrite in a sentence as a verb

The question comes down to, how much of others' welfare states must they underwrite, and how much will they underwrite.

A small fraction of advertising in a small fraction of markets underwrites the remainder of the firm's activities.

This is an outright gift to the banks that originate the loans and service them for the origination and servicing fees but don't underwrite the risk, as well.

Oppenheimer agreed to underwrite the costs of the research necessary for developing the campaign.

It is a well known company and it is the first social company to go IPO, so every bank will be eager to underwrite them so that they can say they are the experts of social.

In a manner reminiscent of the Princeton Review, he instead offered to surrender the domain name if McDonald's corporation would underwrite some Internet equipment for a grade school.

Underwrite definitions


guarantee financial support of; "The opera tour was subvented by a bank"

See also: subvention subvent


protect by insurance; "The insurance won't cover this"

See also: cover insure