Definition of corporate raider noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


corporate raider

BrE BrE//ˌkɔːpərət ˈreɪdə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɔːrpərət ˈreɪdər//
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a person or company that regularly buys large numbers of shares in other companies against their wishes, either to control the company or to sell the shares again for a large profit
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: corporate raider