Cornering The Market

Business / Taxes / Cornering The Market: If someone tries to buy up as much of a particular investment as possible in order to control its price, that investor is trying to corner the market. Not only is it difficult to make this strategy work in a complex economic environment, but the practice is illegal in US markets.

Other Words for Market

Market Adjective Synonyms: shop, store, bazaar, supermarket, superstore
Market Verb Synonyms: market-place, exchange, Stock Exchange
Market Noun Synonyms: demand, customer base, call
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Other Words for The

The Adjective Synonyms: drama, the stage, dramaturgy, dramatic or Thespian or histrionic art(s), the boards, show business, showbiz
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Play By The Book

Entertainment / Baseball / Play By The Book: To play in accord with the conventional wisdom of the game. MORE

Pinching The Ball

Entertainment / Bowling / Pinching The Ball: Taking too tight a grip on the ball. Gripping the ball too hard. MORE

Pilates On The Ball

Health / Pilates / Pilates On The Ball: The use of the ball, often called a Stability or Swiss ball, primarily works muscles in the legs, abdomen and chest. This type of exercise is a great way to improve coordination, balance, flexibility, MORE

Play The Gutter

Entertainment / Bowling / Play The Gutter: Playing a strike angle from the edge of the gutter. MORE

Playing The Ball Down

Entertainment / Golf / Playing The Ball Down: (also 'playing it down') playing the ball as it lies, as opposed to improving the lie MORE

Playing The Market

Business / Finance / Playing The Market: Trading in high, uncalculated risk usually refers to actions of amateur investors. MORE

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