Adjective "Profittaking" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Profittaking


    Definition:

    1. the selling of securities that have risen in price above costs; selling in order to realize a profit.

    Origin:
    profit taking

    Examples:

    "sellings can be profittaking."

    "slumps can be profittaking."

    "prices can be profittaking."

    "losses can be profittaking."

    "in.s can be profittaking."

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