corner the market Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “corner the market” in the English Dictionary

"corner the market" in British English

See all translations

corner the market

If a company corners the market in a particular type of product, it is more successful than any other company at selling the product: They've more or less cornered the fast-food market - they're in every big city in the world.
(Definition of corner the market from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"corner the market" in American English

See all translations

corner the market

(Definition of corner the market from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “corner the market”
in Chinese (Simplified) 垄断市场,控制市场…
in Chinese (Traditional) 壟斷市場,控制市場…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

shade

to prevent direct light from shining on something

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More