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dead cat bouncenoun [S]

uk   /ˌded ˈkæt ˌbaʊns/  us   /ˌded ˈkæt ˌbaʊns/ specialized
(Definition of dead cat bounce from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dead cat bouncenoun [S]

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STOCK MARKET a temporary increase in share prices after there has been a large fall in their value: So is the share price improvement a dead cat bounce or the start of something better?
(Definition of dead cat bounce from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dead cat bounce”
in Chinese (Simplified) 股价短时反弹, 死猫诈尸…
in Chinese (Traditional) 股價短時間反彈…
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