The definition of a fund is a source or stock of something.(noun)
An example of a fund is a checking account.
To fund is defined as to provide money for.(verb)
An example of to fund is to raise money for an 8th grade trip to D.C.
See fund in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L fundus, bottom, land, estate (< IE *bhundhos < base *bhudh- > bottom): meaning infl. by Fr fond, stock, provision < same source
See fund in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin fundus, bottom, piece of land.
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