hostile takeover

noun

Definition of hostile takeover

: an attempt to buy a company when the people who own the company do not want to sell it

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“Hostile takeover.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hostile%20takeover. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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