Definition of high finance in English:

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high finance

Pronunciation: /hī ˈfīˌnans/ Pronunciation: /fiˈnans/


Financial transactions involving large amounts of money.
Example sentences
  • One line of defense is likely to be that while these deals may sound fraudulent to unsophisticated outsiders, they are actually standard transactions in high finance.
  • The lid was lifted on the cut-throat world of high finance in America by Tom Wolfe in his 1987 satire The Bonfire of the Vanities.
  • Developers, on the other hand, have years and years of experience in the world of high finance.

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Syllabification: high fi·nance

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