verb (used with object), hedged, hedg·ing.
verb (used without object), hedged, hedg·ing.
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Origin of hedge
OTHER WORDS FROM hedgehedgeless, adjectiveun·hedge, verb (used with object), un·hedged, un·hedg·ing.un·hedged, adjectivewell-hedged, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for hedge
In 2018, Citi was targeted by ValueAct, an activist hedge fund that has pushed for shakeups at other companies.Citi CEO Jane Fraser’s biggest challenge, in one chart|John Detrixhe|September 10, 2020|Quartz
In January 2019, he formally set up a hedge fund called Next Alpha, which today, he says, has about $30 million under management.
The average global macro fund is flat this year, according to data from Aurum Fund Management, a firm that invests in hedge funds.
This has nurtured a renaissance for many macro hedge funds, with some notching up gains not seen since their 1990s heyday.
The hedge fund publishes reports on companies that it says has misled investors, while making a bet on the stock price falling.The world’s best known short seller says Tesla traders are feeding on testosterone|John Detrixhe|July 30, 2020|Quartz
All the money from cuts to public education can go toward more tax breaks for hedge-fund types.
Third, the destruction: These hedge-fund managers want to eliminate all limits and oversight of charter schools.
The center-right hedge fund clique known as Third Way, and associated Blue Dogs and hangers on.One of the Midterms’ Little-Noticed Big Losers: The NRA|Cliff Schecter|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dunham makes fun of herself only so that she can then hedge and embrace an authoritative role.
In 1998, when the hedge fund Long Term Capital Management blew up, the New York Fed helped organize a $3.65 billion bailout.The Incredible 'Wussiness' Of The Fed Vs Goldman Sachs—Caught On Tape|Daniel Gross|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Where there is no hedge, the possession shall be spoiled: and where there is no wife, he mourneth that is in want.
I will take away the hedge thereof, and it shall be wasted: I will break down the wall thereof, and it shall be trodden down.
We cut over the fields at the back with him between usstraight as the crow fliesthrough hedge and ditch.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
Into the houses, and behind every garden fence and hedge, the retreating Federals gathered.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
They crashed against Sir Edward Bruce's division, which received them 'like a dense hedge' or 'wood.'King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison