financing-n; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: the act or process of raising funds for some purpose

Commentary: FINANCING[+action][+providing][+money]

Financing this new program will be difficult.
They decided to forgo the hassles of outside financing to start their company.
They are investigating the participation financing of the three banks that were involved.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: funds that have been raised for a purpose

Commentary: FINANCING[+quantity][+amount][+money][+provided]

The venture firm cut off the financing at two million dollars.
The financing for the new medical center was about twenty million dollars.
John got financing to buy his new Porsche.

WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 1