Antonyms

1. closely-held

adjective. owned by a relatively few shareholders.

Antonyms

  • ownerless

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Example sentences of the word closely-held-corporation


1. Noun Phrase
A closely held corporation is one with a limited number of shareholders.

2. Noun Phrase
Private corporations are also referred to as closely held corporations.

3. Noun Phrase
Many closely held corporations operate in a single location, community or state.

2. corporation

noun. ['ˌkɔrpɝˈeɪʃən'] a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state.

Synonyms

  • firm
  • large cap
  • privately held corporation
  • house
  • FHLMC
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • business firm
  • Federal National Mortgage Association
  • closely held corporation
  • Freddie Mac
  • shell entity
  • empire
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation
  • FNMA
  • close corporation
  • FDIC
  • small cap
  • Fannie Mae
  • closed corporation
  • conglomerate
  • corp
  • private corporation

Antonyms

  • unsettled
  • insecure
  • unsteady
  • unhealthy

Etymology

  • corporatio (Latin)
  • coporare (Latin)

3. corporation

noun. ['ˌkɔrpɝˈeɪʃən'] slang for a paunch.

Synonyms

  • paunch
  • tummy
  • bay window
  • belly
  • potbelly

Antonyms

  • unfaithful
  • unstable
  • unfixed
  • forceless

Etymology

  • corporatio (Latin)
  • coporare (Latin)

4. hand-held

adjective. ['ˈhændˌhɛld'] small and light enough to be operated while you hold it in your hands.

5. closely

adverb. ['ˈkloʊsli'] in an attentive manner.

Synonyms

  • tight

Antonyms

  • unseal
  • far

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • close (English)
  • clos (French)

6. closely

adverb. ['ˈkloʊsli'] in a close manner.

Synonyms

  • intimately

Antonyms

  • open
  • middle

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • close (English)
  • clos (French)
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