1. target-hunting

adjective. guided automatically toward the target.

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Rhymes with Takeover Target

  • turgut
  • hergott
  • ergot

2. water-target

noun. aquatic plant with floating oval leaves and purple flowers; in lakes and slow-moving streams; suitable for aquariums.

Synonyms

  • water lily
  • Brasenia schreberi
  • water-shield
  • Brasenia

3. takeover

noun. ['ˈteɪˌkoʊvɝ'] a sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force.

Synonyms

  • putsch
  • countercoup
  • coup
  • coup d'etat

Antonyms

  • nonparticipation
  • nonattendance
  • disassembly
  • cooperation

4. takeover

noun. ['ˈteɪˌkoʊvɝ'] a change by sale or merger in the controlling interest of a corporation.

Synonyms

  • hostile takeover
  • friendly takeover

Antonyms

  • non-involvement
  • engagement
  • non-engagement

5. target

noun. ['ˈtɑːrgət, ˈtɝːgət'] a reference point to shoot at.

Synonyms

  • bull
  • bull's eye
  • drogue
  • reference
  • clout
  • reference point
  • mark

Antonyms

  • skew
  • tactlessness
  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize

6. target

noun. ['ˈtɑːrgət, ˈtɝːgət'] the location of the target that is to be hit.

Synonyms

  • topographic point
  • spot
  • ground zero
  • target area

Antonyms

  • back
  • left
  • right
  • upgrade

7. target

noun. ['ˈtɑːrgət, ˈtɝːgət'] a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence.

Synonyms

  • fair game
  • quarry
  • victim

Antonyms

  • divest
  • indirect
  • dishonest
  • refrain

8. target

noun. ['ˈtɑːrgət, ˈtɝːgət'] sports equipment consisting of an object set up for a marksman or archer to aim at.

Synonyms

  • clay pigeon
  • butt

Antonyms

  • node
  • middle
  • end

9. target

noun. ['ˈtɑːrgət, ˈtɝːgət'] the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable).

Synonyms

  • goal
  • point
  • grail
  • thing
  • objective
  • business
  • object
  • end

Antonyms

  • undock
  • break
  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness

10. target

verb. ['ˈtɑːrgət, ˈtɝːgət'] intend (something) to move towards a certain goal.

Synonyms

  • point
  • address
  • place
  • home in
  • direct
  • take aim
  • zero in
  • train
  • take
  • range in

Antonyms

  • indirectness
  • unrelated
  • collateral
  • mediate

Sentences with takeover-target


1. Noun Phrase
The key question is if the stock is receiving strong attention from institutional investors, which often signifies they are being looked at as a takeover target.

2. Noun Phrase
Due to a healthy balance sheet, two good hubs in St. Louis and New York City, and an attractive route network that focused on lucrative international routes, the airline became a takeover target.

3. Noun Phrase
Companies that are financially distressed and may be near to becoming insolvent or filing for bankruptcy protection can become takeover targets for private equity.

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