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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To settle the affairs of a business that is closing, usually because it is bankrupt. Also: To convert (inventory, securities, or other assets) into cash

Usage examples (40)
  • That store is closing for good so it must liquidate all of its merchandise and fixtures.
  • liquidate a company
  • I had to liquidate my holdings to pay off my ex-husband
  • liquidate liquidate liquidate is not going to lead us to an equilibrium point, either. for more
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