exceptional items 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 “exceptional items” in the English Dictionary

"exceptional items" in Business English

See all translations

exceptional itemsnoun [plural]

uk   us   also exceptionals
ACCOUNTING amounts of money shown in a company's accounts that relate to unusual events that do not happen regularly: Including exceptional items, related to the sale this year of its 34 US businesses, pretax profit fell 7.1%.
(Definition of exceptional items from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of exceptional items?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “exceptional items”

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

sunburned

Sunburned skin has become red and sore by being in the strong heat of the sun for too long, or is very suntanned.

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