What does repurchase mean?

Definitions for repurchase
riˈpɜr tʃəsre·pur·chase

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. redemption, repurchase, buyback(verb)

    the act of purchasing back something previously sold

  2. buy back, repurchase(verb)

    buy what had previously been sold, lost, or given away

    "He bought back the house that his father sold years ago"


  1. repurchase(Noun)

    The act of repurchasing.

  2. repurchase(Verb)

    To buy back or again; to regain by purchase.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Repurchase(verb)

    to buy back or again; to regain by purchase

  2. Repurchase(noun)

    the act of repurchasing

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Repurchase

    rē-pur′chās, v.t. to purchase or buy back or again.—n. the act of buying again: that which is bought again.

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How to say repurchase in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of repurchase in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of repurchase in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of repurchase in a Sentence

  1. Steve Burns:

    We have no intent for GM to repurchase this plant, there's some legalese that positions it that way, but that isn't the intent of anybody.

  2. Cross Research analyst Shannon Cross:

    The core business is still under pressure, i think what they did was they threw a billion through this repurchase to shareholders to appease them.

  3. Michael Razewski:

    Unless GM can leverage its investment in Lyft to accelerate its own robo-taxi ambitions with Cruise, we believe it would be appropriate to cash out its stake to repurchase its own under-valued shares.

  4. John Mulligan:

    So while our credit metrics are not yet in a position to allow us to resume share repurchase, this announcement moves our metrics in the right direction and will allow Target to resume share repurchase much more quickly than if we had continued to operate in Canada.

  5. Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc:

    We welcome Snow Park’s support and constructive input, and agree that executing on our recently announced share repurchase plan is the most strategic way to maximize value for all of our shareholders.

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  • takaisinosto, takaisinFinnish
  • aachionnaghey, aachionneeManx

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