carpetbagger noun (MONEY) translate to Mandarin Chinese
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "carpetbagger" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

See all translations

carpetbagger

noun [C] (MONEY)
 
 
/ˈkɑː.pɪtˌbæɡ.ər/ US  /ˈkɑːr.pɪtˌbæɡ.ɚ/ UK disapproving
someone who invests in a financial organization that is owned by its members, in order to make a profit if it is sold
投机商
Thousands of carpetbaggers have invested in the building society, hoping that it will become a public company.
数以千计的投机商投资该房屋互助协会,希望其能成为一家上市公司。
Financial investments and the stock market
(Definition of carpetbagger noun (MONEY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “carpetbagger” in simplified Chinese

Definitions of “carpetbagger” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
child benefit

money received regularly by families from the government to help pay for the costs of taking care of children

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More