high finance


Definition of high finance

  1. :  activities (such as buying companies and investing in stocks) that involve large amounts of money the world of high finance

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  rising or extending upward a great distance :  taller than average, usual, or expected

    :  having a specified height or elevation :  tall

    :  situated or passing above the normal level, surface, base of measurement, or elevation

  1. :  at or to a high place, altitude, level, or degree

    :  well, luxuriously

  1. :  an elevated place or region: such as

    :  hill, knoll

    :  the space overhead :  sky

  1. :  money or other liquid resources of a government, business, group, or individual

    :  the system that includes the circulation of money, the granting of credit, the making of investments, and the provision of banking facilities

    :  the science or study of the management of funds

  1. :  to raise or provide funds or capital for

    :  to furnish with necessary funds

    :  to sell something to on credit

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a brief usually trivial fact

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