What does grubstake mean?

grubstake in AZ Dictionary

(n) materials or funds higher level to a mining prospector or a person starting a business in substitution for a promised share associated with earnings.
(n) Money, materials, tools, food etc. provided to a prospector in return for a share in the future earnings
(n) An amount of cash higher level to some one beginning a small business in return for a share for the future profits
(v) To supply with resources in substitution for a promised share of profits.
(v) to produce these types of resources to.
(v) supply with funds in substitution for a promised share of profits
to suit down or provide with appliances, etc., for some procedure or undertaking, on problem of sharing inside profits. See grub-stake, n.

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  • Sentence for "grubstake"
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  • Synonym for "grubstake"
    • support
  • Verb Forms for "grubstake"
    • grubstaked, grubstakes, grubstaking
  • Hypernym for "grubstake"
    • stake, interest, fund
  • Same Context for "grubstake"
    • fellow, company, place, loc, coauthor
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