Meaning of “AAA” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “AAA” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"AAA" in Business English

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/ˌeɪeɪˈeɪ/ uk us

FINANCE, STOCK MARKET used by ratings agencies (= organizations that calculate the level of risk of investments) to describe bonds, etc. with a very low risk of not being paid back:

The fund was awarded an AAA rating by a Wall Street bond house.

(Definition of “AAA” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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