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English definition of “share-buying”

share-buying

noun [U]     FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
the act of buying shares: The passion for share-buying was fuelled largely by the boom in technology stocks.
(Definition of share-buying noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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