growth company


Definition of growth company

: a company that grows at a greater rate than the economy as a whole and that usually directs a relatively high proportion of income back into the business

Examples of growth company in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web As a hyper-growth company, ServiceNow needs to develop rapidly. Amber Burton, Fortune, 5 Aug. 2022 What’s worked well for a high-growth company like mine is to play offense, not defense. Sal Rehmetullah, Forbes, 22 June 2022 Conversely, leaving a high-growth company too early is a negative. Expert Panel®, Forbes, 14 Mar. 2022 Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a large accelerated filer, an accelerated filer, a non-accelerated filer, a smaller reporting company, or an emerging growth company. Shehan Chandrasekera, Forbes, 1 June 2022 While plenty of job-hunters are drawn to the energy of a high-growth company, demand still tends to outstrip supply. Katya Laviolette, Forbes, 27 May 2022 Dumontet has also enlisted an impressive team, including high-growth company executives, real estate brokers, litigation attorneys and securities lawyers. Emma Reynolds, Forbes, 22 Apr. 2022 As an emerging growth company, Authentic Brands is not required to have an independent auditor provide an opinion on the firm’s internal controls. David Trainer, Forbes, 7 Oct. 2021 Being part of a high-growth company is exciting and invigorating — and also a little scary at times. Latané Conant, Forbes, 5 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of growth company

1959, in the meaning defined above

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7 Aug 2022

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“Growth company.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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