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"offering" in British English

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offeringnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɒf.ər.ɪŋ/ us   /ˈɑː.fɚ.ɪŋ/
something that you give or offer to someone: a peace offering a sacrificial offering

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"offering" in American English

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offeringnoun [C]

us   /ˈɔ·fər·ɪŋ, ˈɑf·ər-/
something that a person gives, often during a religious ceremony
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"offering" in Business English

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offeringnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɒfərɪŋ/ us  
MARKETING, COMMERCE a product or service that is offered for sale: Honda has just unveiled its latest offering. The company has expanded through takeovers and new product offerings.
FINANCE an occasion when shares, bonds, etc. are made available for sale, or the amount that are available: Google's offering raised $85 a share when trading began on Thursday.an offering of sth The company was considering an offering of 2.2 million shares. The money was raised through bond offerings.
(Definition of offering from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “offering”
in Arabic عَرض…
in Korean 내놓은 것…
in Portuguese oferta, oferenda…
in Catalan ofrena…
in Japanese 贈り物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 礼物, 供物,祭品…
in Turkish sunulan şey, verilen şey, ortaya konulan şey…
in Russian предложение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 禮物, 供物,祭品…
in Italian obolo, oblazione, offerta…
in Polish dar, ofiara, propozycja…
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“offering” in Business English

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