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re·pur·chase

 (rē-pûr′chĭs)
tr.v. re·pur·chased, re·pur·chas·ing, re·pur·chas·es
To buy (something) again.
n.
The act of buying something that one previously sold or owned.
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repurchase

(riːˈpɜːtʃɪs)
vb (tr)
(Commerce) to buy back or buy again (goods, securities, assets, etc)
n
(Commerce) an act or instance of repurchasing
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re•pur•chase

(riˈpɜr tʃəs)

v. -chased, -chas•ing,
n. v.t.
1. to buy (something) again.
n.
2. the act of repurchasing.
[1585–95]
re•pur′chas•er, n.
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repurchase


Past participle: repurchased
Gerund: repurchasing

Imperative
repurchase
repurchase
Present
I repurchase
you repurchase
he/she/it repurchases
we repurchase
you repurchase
they repurchase
Preterite
I repurchased
you repurchased
he/she/it repurchased
we repurchased
you repurchased
they repurchased
Present Continuous
I am repurchasing
you are repurchasing
he/she/it is repurchasing
we are repurchasing
you are repurchasing
they are repurchasing
Present Perfect
I have repurchased
you have repurchased
he/she/it has repurchased
we have repurchased
you have repurchased
they have repurchased
Past Continuous
I was repurchasing
you were repurchasing
he/she/it was repurchasing
we were repurchasing
you were repurchasing
they were repurchasing
Past Perfect
I had repurchased
you had repurchased
he/she/it had repurchased
we had repurchased
you had repurchased
they had repurchased
Future
I will repurchase
you will repurchase
he/she/it will repurchase
we will repurchase
you will repurchase
they will repurchase
Future Perfect
I will have repurchased
you will have repurchased
he/she/it will have repurchased
we will have repurchased
you will have repurchased
they will have repurchased
Future Continuous
I will be repurchasing
you will be repurchasing
he/she/it will be repurchasing
we will be repurchasing
you will be repurchasing
they will be repurchasing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been repurchasing
you have been repurchasing
he/she/it has been repurchasing
we have been repurchasing
you have been repurchasing
they have been repurchasing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been repurchasing
you will have been repurchasing
he/she/it will have been repurchasing
we will have been repurchasing
you will have been repurchasing
they will have been repurchasing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been repurchasing
you had been repurchasing
he/she/it had been repurchasing
we had been repurchasing
you had been repurchasing
they had been repurchasing
Conditional
I would repurchase
you would repurchase
he/she/it would repurchase
we would repurchase
you would repurchase
they would repurchase
Past Conditional
I would have repurchased
you would have repurchased
he/she/it would have repurchased
we would have repurchased
you would have repurchased
they would have repurchased
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.repurchase - the act of purchasing back something previously sold
purchase - the acquisition of something for payment; "they closed the purchase with a handshake"
Verb1.repurchase - buy what had previously been sold, lost, or given away; "He bought back the house that his father sold years ago"
buy, purchase - obtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction; "The family purchased a new car"; "The conglomerate acquired a new company"; "She buys for the big department store"
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Translations

repurchase

[ˈriːˈpɜːtʃɪs]
A. Nreadquisición f
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repurchase

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The man of the Fancy Repository and Brompton Emporium of Fine Arts (of whom she bought the screens, vainly hoping that he would repurchase them when ornamented by her hand) can hardly hide the sneer with which he examines these feeble works of art.
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Pursuant to the approved repurchase plan, repurchases may be made by Avaya from time to time in open-market or privately negotiated transactions as permitted by securities laws and other legal requirements, and subject to market conditions and other factors.
The 2015 Repurchase Authorisation is in addition to the share repurchases that the board authorised in February 2014, based on which the company was authorised to repurchase up to 20.0 million shares of its common stock with no dollar limit.
Effective immediately, the share repurchase authorisation allows the firm to impact the repurchases from time to time through a combination of open market repurchases, privately negotiated transactions, accelerated share repurchase transactions, and/or other derivative transactions.
"Our $500 million in share repurchases during this fiscal year and our new share repurchase program demonstrate our continued commitment to delivering long-term shareholder value," comments president and chief executive officer Steve Collis.
According to a recent WSJ article, aggressive share repurchases have been a significant factor in allowing organizations to manage their capital structure--the desired balance between debt and equity.