investor meaning

  • An investor is a person who allocates capital with the expectation of a future financial return.
  • NounPLinvestorsSUF-or
    1. A person who invests money in order to make a profit.
      1. […] (it was the town's humour to be always gassing of phantom investors who were likely to come any moment and pay a thousand prices for everything) — “[…] Them rich fellers, they don't make no bad breaks with their money. […]”
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The depository may vote shares on behalf of investors who have not submitted instruction to the bank.
      • Man, he sure cleaned up last night at the blackjack table.   The investors cleaned up when the stock hit the roof last year. ‎
      • The plan involves banks hiving off bad assets and investors buying them at a discount on hopes of turning a profit over time.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • While this stock has been trading at a low P/E multiple lately, I think its fundamentals are sound, and consider it a good buy for long-term investors.

Meaning of investor for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "investor" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Suffixes
        • Words by suffix
          • Words suffixed with -or
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
      Difficultness: Level 6
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 6
      Definite    ➨     Versatile
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