re·​in·​vest·​ment | \ ˌrē-ən-ˈves(t)-mənt How to pronounce reinvestment (audio) \

Definition of reinvestment

1 : the action of reinvesting : the state of being reinvested
2 : a second or repeated investment

Examples of reinvestment in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web He is excited by what’s happening in terms of reinvestment for Park Heights. Donna M. Owens, Baltimore Sun, 12 May 2022 And then when profits are made, there's another cycle of reinvestment for the purpose of profit-making. Nayanika Guha,, 6 Apr. 2022 Virginia’s current law would put 40 percent of future tax revenues into pre-K programs, 25 percent into behavioral health and 30 percent into equity reinvestment that would go into communities affected by drug arrests. NBC News, 17 Mar. 2022 Sustaining an economic edge also requires continuous reinvestment. Greg Ip, WSJ, 18 Mar. 2022 This financing allowed the owners to recoup their costs for reinvestment in future upgrades, including energy-efficient plumbing, heating and air conditioning, electrical systems, LED lighting, and windows and doors. Wilborn Nobles, ajc, 28 Mar. 2022 The land at Brooks is exempt from property taxes and has a tax increment reinvestment zone, which reimburses developers for public improvements from property tax revenue. Madison Iszler, San Antonio Express-News, 1 Mar. 2022 To encourage redevelopment in the city’s central retail district, City Council approved the creation of a community reinvestment area last year. Ed Wittenberg, cleveland, 24 Feb. 2022 However, there is also personal property depreciation and less reinvestment due to the pandemic, which accounts for some decrease. Steve Smith,, 17 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of reinvestment

1611, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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17 May 2022

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“Reinvestment.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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