Plow Back

Business / Finance / Plow Back: To reinvest earnings in a business rather than pay out them out as dividends. Common practice in high-growth companies.

Other Words for Back

Back Adjective Synonyms: rear, service, servants'
Back Adverb Synonyms: to or toward(s) the rear, rearward(s), backward(s), away
Back Noun Synonyms: backside, rear, dorsum
Back Verb Synonyms: invest in, wager or bet on
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Kickback

Entertainment / Bowling / Kickback: Vertical division boards between the sides of the lanes at the pit end. On many hits the pins can bounce off the kickbacks and knock down more pins; see also sidewalls. Variations: Loose kickback mean MORE

Holding Back

Entertainment / Photography / Holding Back: 1. Shortening the development time given to film to help reduce image contrast. 2. Method of decreasing exposure given to selective areas of the print. Also referred to as dodging. MORE

Kickbacks

Entertainment / Bowling / Kickbacks: The dividers between lanes; so called because pins often kick back off a divider to knock other pins downs. MORE

Leaseback

Business / Finance / Leaseback: A transaction that involves the sale of some property, and an agreement by the seller to lease the property back from the buyer after the sale. MORE

Limitation On Sale-And-Leaseback

Business / Finance / Limitation On Sale-And-Leaseback: A bond covenant that restricts in some way a firm's ability to enter into sale-and-leaseback transactions, financing techniques that could affect creditor thinness.. MORE

Holdback

Business / Real Estate / Holdback: Funds not released under a construction loan agreement due to a failure to lease to the required minimum. MORE

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