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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The action of again or for another time putting (money) to use, by purchase or expenditure, in something offering potential profitable returns, as interest, income, or appreciation in value.

Usage examples (37)
  • Noun : His investment in the project included more time than he cared to remember
  • This lost capital reinvestment translates into fewer workers on business payrolls.
  • Management rewards must be tagged to long term reinvestment and sustainable profits, not short term "boosts."
  • Deutsche said the firms long-term reinvestment strategy is sound, but doesnt add up to a lucrative near term investment. for more
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