Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “call auction”

call auction

noun [C]
STOCK MARKET a system of trading shares in which orders are collected and dealt with at fixed times rather than continuously
(Definition of call auction from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of call auction?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day


a type of dark brown beer with a bitter taste

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More