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raidernoun [C]

uk   /ˈreɪ.dər/  us   /ˈreɪ.dɚ/
someone who ​enters a ​placeillegally and usually ​violently, and ​steals from it: Armed raiders ​forcedtheir way into the couple's ​home.
(Definition of raider from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"raider" in Business English

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raidernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈreɪdər/ STOCK MARKET
→  corporate raider : Pennsylvania's tough anti-takeover ​law is ​designed to prevent raiders from ​harmingshareholders.
(Definition of raider from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “raider”
in Chinese (Simplified) 抢劫者, 洗劫者, 劫掠者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 搶劫者, 洗劫者, 劫掠者…
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