investor


investor
   a gambler
   A usage by promoters of football pools and other lotteries to delude subscribers into believing that they are not wasting their money.

How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. . 2014.

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  • Investor(in) — Investor(in) …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Investor AB — Tipo Pública Fundación 1916 Sede Estocolmo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Investor AB — Création 1916 Forme juridique Société anonyme (A.B) Siège social …   Wikipédia en Français

  • investor — index backer, contributor (giver), creditor, customer, grantor, patron (influential supporter), shareholder …   Law dictionary

  • Investor — In*vest or, n. One who invests. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • investor — 1580s, one who clothes; 1862, one who invests money, agent noun from INVEST (Cf. invest) …   Etymology dictionary

  • investor — is spelt or, not er …   Modern English usage

  • investor — [n] financier backer, banker, capitalist, lender, shareholder, stockholder, venture capitalist; concepts 347,348,353 …   New thesaurus

  • Investor — The owner of a financial asset. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * investor in‧vest‧or [ɪnˈvestə ǁ ər] noun [countable] FINANCE a person or organization that invests money in order to make a profit: • Investors are confused about where… …   Financial and business terms

  • investor — The owner of a financial asset. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary The party whose assets are being invested, and that benefits from the performance of the investment. It can either be an individual or organisation. Euroclear Clearing and Settlement… …   Financial and business terms

  • Investor AB — Infobox Company company name = Investor AB company company type = Public (OMX|SSE161|INVE B) foundation = 1916 location = Stockholm, Sweden key people = Jacob Wallenberg (Chairman of the board), Börje Ekholm (President and CEO) industry =… …   Wikipedia


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