Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “redemption”

See all translations

redemption

noun [C or U]
 
 
/rɪˈdemʃən/
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET the act of exchanging shares or bonds for cash: Redemptions made by telephone for shares recently purchased by check will not be honored unless the check has cleared. For redemptions of $50,000 or more, you must include a signature guarantee for each owner. redemption requests/orders/penalties redemption proceeds/fees/yieldsmake/request/submit a redemption You may request a redemption or an exchange by calling our Shareholder Service Center.
FINANCE the act of paying back a loan: redemption of debt/a loan/a mortgage The nation's largest jewelry retailer reported an 11% rise in earnings for the latest quarter, boosted by higher sales and the early redemption of debt.
Translations of “redemption”
in Chinese (Traditional) 補救…
in Russian спасение…
in Turkish kurtulma, halâs, bağışlanma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 补救…
in Polish odkupienie, zbawienie…
(Definition of redemption from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of redemption?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “redemption” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More