day-trade

[ dey-treyd ]
/ ˈdeɪˌtreɪd /

verb (used without object), day-trad·ed, day-trad·ing.

to buy and sell a listed security or commodity on the same day, usually on margin, for a quick profit.

Nearby words

  1. day-lewis,
  2. day-liner,
  3. day-neutral,
  4. day-neutral plant,
  5. day-to-day,
  6. day-trip,
  7. day-tripper,
  8. dayak,
  9. dayan,
  10. dayan, moshe

Related formsday-trad·er, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for day trading

day trading

noun

the practice of buying and selling shares on the same day, often via the internet, in order to make a quick profit
Derived Formsday trader, noun

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