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Definition of "share" []

  • A part or portion belonging to, distributed to, contributed by, or owed by a person or group. (noun)
  • An equitable portion: do one's share of the work. (noun)
  • Any of the equal parts into which the capital stock of a corporation or company is divided. (noun)
  • To divide and parcel out in shares; apportion. (verb-transitive)
  • To participate in, use, enjoy, or experience jointly or in turns. (verb-transitive)
  • A part or portion of something owned, allotted to, or contributed by a person or group (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Any of the equal parts, usually of low par value, into which the capital stock of a company is divided: ownership of shares carries the right to receive a proportion of the company's profits (noun)
  • To divide or apportion, esp equally (verb)
  • To receive or contribute a portion of (verb)
  • To join with another or others in the use of (something) (verb)

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Use "share" in a sentence
  • "In the contrary if SRK sell KKR off then he would be a fool. &5 cr expenses to a guranteed income from 100 cr (TV rights share + central sponsor share+ associate sponsor share) it would be foolish on its part …"
  • "Specialist Holidays is currently offering the Summer Thirst Buster deal in a five-night package ex Sydney priced from $1195 pp twin share and six-night package ex Melbourne priced from $1465 pp twin share²."
  • "The problem with WMP storing the network location instead of the local drive letter are that in some cases WMP can't playback videos with certain codec over the network share (\\share\) and in other cases is it able to play back, but the "seeking" does not work (WMV files)."