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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
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