Demand Shock

Business / Finance / Demand Shock: Short-term securities that are repayable immediately upon the holder's demand.

Other Words for Demand

Demand Noun Synonyms: require, order, bid, call (for), insist, command
Demand Verb Synonyms: claim, ask (for), require, insist on, exact

Other Words for Shock

Shock Noun Synonyms: startle, surprise, stagger, jar, jolt, shake (up), stun, numb, paralyse, daze, stupefy, dumbfound or dumfound, bowl over, appal, astonish, astound, frighten, scare, petrify, traumatize, horrify, outrage, disgust, nauseate, repel, revolt, sicken, upset, di
Shock Verb Synonyms: surprise, thunderbolt, bolt from the blue, bombshell, revelation, shocker, eye-opener, jolt

Precautionary Demand (For Money)

Business / Finance / Precautionary Demand (For Money): The need to meet unexpected or extraordinary contingencies with a buffer stock of cash. MORE

Price Elasticity Of Demand

Business / Agriculture / Price Elasticity Of Demand: The relationship between the change in the price of a commodity and the corresponding change in the quantity that is sold. If a small change in the price is accompanied by a relatively large change in MORE

Money Market Demand Account (MMDA)

Business / Finance / Money Market Demand Account (MMDA): An account that pays interest based on short-term interest rates. MORE

Hedging Demands

Business / Finance / Hedging Demands: A strategy designed to reduce investment risk using call options, put options, short-selling, or futures contracts. A hedge can help lock in profits. Its purpose is to reduce the volatility of a portf MORE

Electronic Shock Protection (ESP)

Technology / Home Audio / Electronic Shock Protection (ESP): An electronic circuit that stores the audio data stream from a CD or MD in a memory buffer. If the laser pick-up mistracks, audio still flows from the buffer preventing an interruption. MORE


Business / Internet Marketing / Shockwave: A plug-in that allows for multimedia movies to play through a browser. MORE