Predicate: bankroll

Roleset id: bankroll.01 , provide funding for, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bankroll.01: BANKROLL-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bankroll' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from bankroll.01-v predicate notes)


bankroll (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: financ(i)er
        Arg1-PPT: thing financed
        Arg2-MNR: money

Example: hollywood glitz

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: infinitive

        Their stock in trade as ``executive producers'' is sniffing out hot properties, locking them up and then getting big studios to bankroll and distribute them.

        Arg0: big studios
        Rel: bankroll
        Arg1: them