Examples of disinvest in a Sentence
Several companies have disinvested from the country to protest its human rights policies.
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Community gardens like this one were, researchers say, are key to stabilizing Philadelphia’s blighted and disinvested neighborhoods over the years and have even reduced violent crime.
Even if this bill passes, the fiscal pressures that have led states to disinvest from higher education aren’t going to go away.
But since the Florida shooting, the investment giant BlackRock has been exploring ways of letting its clients disinvest from gun companies, Bloomberg News reported.
The Parkland shooting and its negative publicity caused the investment giant BlackRock to explore ways of letting its clients disinvest from gun companies, Bloomberg News reported.
The compact published a report on the state of college costs and affordability in June 2016 that showed Ohio had higher than average cost of attendance and that the state has disinvested in postsecondary education over the last 10 years.
But instead the administration is disinvesting to such a degree that the only logical outcome will be a decrease in enrollment and a skewing of the participant pool toward costlier, sicker people.
Lightsey spoke about how a case like this could undermine trust between disinvested communities and the police officers meant to protect them.
America had disinvested and none of the would-be replacement powers in the region demonstrated the capacity for stability, control, or governance.
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DISINVEST Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of disinvest for English Language Learners
finance : to take your money out of an area, industry, company, etc., by selling property, shares, or stock
legal Definition of disinvest
- insiders force the noncontrolling shareholders to…disinvest
- —R. C. Clark
- no one is being…disinvested or cashed out
- —R. C. Clark
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