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1. dividend

noun. ['ˈdɪvɪˌdɛnd'] that part of the earnings of a corporation that is distributed to its shareholders; usually paid quarterly.

Synonyms

  • earnings
  • net income
  • net profit
  • net
  • stock dividend
  • profits
  • equalizing dividend
  • profit
  • extra dividend
  • lucre

Antonyms

  • break even
  • lose
  • unprofitability
  • disadvantage

Etymology

  • dividende (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • dividendum (Latin)

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How do you pronounce dividend?

Pronounce dividend as ˈdɪvɪˌdɛnd.

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Example sentences of the word dividend


1. Noun, singular or mass
Ask how long the claim procedure may take and when you should expect to receive the dividend payment.

2. dividend

noun. ['ˈdɪvɪˌdɛnd'] a bonus; something extra (especially a share of a surplus).

Synonyms

  • bonus

Antonyms

  • gross
  • proximate

Etymology

  • dividende (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • dividendum (Latin)

3. dividend

noun. ['ˈdɪvɪˌdɛnd'] a number to be divided by another number.

Synonyms

  • numerator

Antonyms

  • nonpayment
  • disincentive

Etymology

  • dividende (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • dividendum (Latin)
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