Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English


English definition of “stock certificate”

stock certificate

noun [C]     (also share certificate) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
an official document containing details of particular shares that a person or organization owns : He was in possession of stock certificates worth $75,000.
(Definition of stock certificate noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of stock certificate

More Business English definitions for “stock certificate”

Word of the Day


a good knowledge of something, or the fact that you know it so well

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