Meaning of “share” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ʃeər/

one of the equal parts that the value of a company is divided into when it is owned by a group of people:

to buy/sell shares
We own shares in a number of companies.
Share prices have fallen for the third day running.

B2 a part of something that has been divided:

[ usually singular ] When am I going to get my share of the money?

(Definition of “share noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)