indexnounuk /ˈɪn.deks/ us /ˈɪn.deks/ (plural indices or indexes)
index noun (LIST)
index noun (COMPARISON)
- Good economic indicators caused the share index to gain (by) ten points.
- The index only includes companies that are based in the UK.
- The index measures the rise and fall of stock prices on the Hong Kong stock market.
- Traders can use stock index futures to limit the risk associated with changes in prices.
- The heat index is a measure of how hot the air feels.
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indexverb [T]uk /ˈɪn.deks/ us /ˈɪn.deks/
index verb [T] (MAKE LIST)
index verb [T] (COMPARE)