Origin of takeover
OTHER WORDS FROM takeoveran·ti·take·o·ver, adjective, noun
Words nearby takeover
How to use takeover in a sentence
The study, which has not yet been peer-reviewed, looks at how stressful situations like takeover threats and economic crises impact the appearance and long-term health of CEOs.A new study shows that industry downturns age CEOs by an extra 1.5 years|Sarah Todd|September 22, 2020|Quartz
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In comments after the deal announcement, Huang said his team “fully expect to spend time with the regulatory bodies in China,” but have every confidence in getting approval for the takeover.Nvidia is buying SoftBank’s Arm chip division in biggest semiconductor deal ever|Claire Zillman, reporter|September 14, 2020|Fortune
Under the dominant Friedman paradigm, corporations were constantly harried by all the mechanisms that shareholders had available—shareholder resolutions, takeovers, and hedge fund activism—to keep them narrowly focused on stockholder returns.50 years later, Milton Friedman’s shareholder doctrine is dead|jakemeth|September 13, 2020|Fortune
Certainly his clothes support this notion of impending takeover.The Hot Designer Who Hates Fashion: VK Nagrani Triumphs His Own Way|Tom Teodorczuk|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They financed the Republican takeover of the New York State Senate.Hunger Games Comes to New York State’s Public Schools|Zephyr Teachout|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Aside from the obvious “Senate takeover” headline, there were plenty of other side stories worth noting, as well.
The biggest impact of a GOP takeover will be on appointments.
The worst effect of a Republican takeover would be on the environment.
Dimitrov and Kalarov returned from Moscow, where they had been in exile since 1925, to assist the new government in its takeover.
Soon after the communist takeover the combined elementary-secondary period of schooling was reduced from twelve to eleven years.
We are not going to effect a hostile takeover of my friends.Makers|Cory Doctorow
What will justify such a volte-face and with what excuse can he repudiate the principles with which he justified his takeover?The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 4 (of 6)|Hippolyte A. Taine
Until the Communist takeover in 1944, there had been two broad social classes in the country, an upper and a lower class.Area Handbook for Albania|Eugene K. Keefe
British Dictionary definitions for takeover
- the act of seizing or assuming power, control, etc
- (as modifier)takeover bid
Other Idioms and Phrases with takeover
Assume control, management, or possession of, as in The pilot told his copilot to take over the controls, or There's a secret bid to take over our company. [Late 1800s]