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speculatornoun [C]

us   /ˈspek·jəˌleɪ·t̬ər/
a person who buys or does something in order to make a profit in the future: a real estate speculator
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speculatornoun [C]

uk   /ˈspekjʊleɪtər/ us   // FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
a person who buys goods, property, money, etc. in the hope of selling them at a profit: a currency/land/market speculator We should not bail out lenders, real estate speculators, or those who made the reckless decision to buy a home they knew they could never afford.
(Definition of speculator from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “speculator”
in Chinese (Simplified) 投机商,投机者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 投機商,投機者…
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