What does offsetting mean?

Definitions for offsetting

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word offsetting.


  1. offsetting(Noun)

    The act of offsetting

  2. offsetting(Noun)

    An amount offset


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of offsetting in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of offsetting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Fraser:

    Retail investment is flat, with reinvested interest offsetting modest outflows.

  2. Elvis Picardo:

    The TSX is holding up better than U.S. indices today, as gains by Valeant Pharma and gold producers are offsetting declines in energy and financial stocks.

  3. Peter Natiello:

    It's a start. If people can get on their cellphones, if we can develop a culture of offsetting footprints ... the hope is that we're starting something that over time will generate momentum.

  4. Joseph Zidle:

    Rising interest rates are always a negative for stocks, period, in most (tightening) cycles, corporate profits are booming so much that the rise in profits is more than offsetting the drag of interest rates.

  5. The IEA:

    Any changes to our current 2016 global demand outlook are now more likely to be upwards than downwards, as gasoline demand grows strongly in nearly every key market, more than offsetting weakness in middle distillates, slower demand growth in OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) countries is not unexpected; it represents a return to the norm.

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