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company

  • EN [ ˈkʌmpəni]
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English definition

    Noun

  • 1. an institution created to conduct business;

    • "he only invests in large well-established companies"
    • "he started the company in his garage"
  • 2. organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical);

    • "the traveling company all stayed at the same hotel"
  • 3. the state of being with someone;

    • "he missed their company"
    • "he enjoyed the society of his friends"
  • 4. small military unit; usually two or three platoons

  • 5. a band of people associated temporarily in some activity;

    • "they organized a party to search for food"
    • "the company of cooks walked into the kitchen"
  • 6. a social gathering of guests or companions;

    • "the house was filled with company when I arrived"
  • 7. a social or business visitor;

    • "the room was a mess because he hadn't expected company"
  • 8. a unit of firefighters including their equipment;

    • "a hook-and-ladder company"
  • 9. crew of a ship including the officers; the whole force or personnel of a ship

    Verb

  • 1. be a companion to somebody

Example sentences

  • Mr. Brown has held 500 shares in the shipping company.

  • The manufacturer invoiced our company for two typewriters.

  • The film company is on location now.

  • This company employs more people than any other outfit in the city.

  • Our long association with your company has brought great benefits.

  • His classmate do not enjoy his company because he always backbite others.

  • In running a company, strict financial management means everything.

  • But what has brought the company to such a pitiful condition since I last worked for it?

  • The company was striking out in new directions in the field of drama.

  • The company has agencies in all parts of Africa.

  • Jones has taken an option on shares in the company.

  • The company placed much money in its foreign subsidiary.

  • He saw her as his main adversary within the company.

  • A wise person eschews bad company.

  • They unite to form a new company.

  • The company has transferred its main office from New York to Chicago.

  • He is a great asset to our company.

  • Their company is planning to amalgamate with ours.

  • He is the brains of the company.

  • The company went to the wall because of that contract.

  • Within a few days of taking office he had become the most unpopular man in the company.

  • We are at present in correspondence with the company on the matter of our estimate for the repair of the bridge.

  • The government can't expect the taxpayer to bail this company out indefinitely.

  • What this company needs is a stronger management.

  • He was exalted to the postion of a general manager of the company.

  • The company employs men and women in roughly equal proportions.

  • The company needs boosting up, if it is not to be defeated by its competitors.

  • In our company the manager has the last word.

  • There are good opportunities for advancement within the company.

  • As far as marksmanship is concerned, I don't place in my company.

Phrase collocation

  • and company

    used after a person's name to denote those people usually associated with them

  • be in good company

    be in the same situation as someone important or respected

  • in company

    with another person or a group of people

    • he feels at ease in company.

  • in company with

    together with

    • the US dollar went through a bad patch in 1986, in company with the oil market.

  • keep (或 古

    accompany or spend time with someone in order to prevent them feeling lonely or bored

  • keep company with

    associate with habitually

    • she began keeping company with a real estate developer.

  • part company

    • she began keeping company with a real estate developer.

Synonym discrimination

  • company, corporation, firm

Meaning of company

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