Definition of selldown in English:
Widespread selling of futures, securities, or commodities, triggered by or resulting in falling prices: a selldown of banking stocks which, in turn, would further depress the market
More example sentences
- If you believe the selldown in technology shares is due exclusively to the pricking of the dotcom bubble, think again.
- The spectre of higher mainland interest rates was the key reason for the selldown, said Merrill Lynch strategist Spencer White in a report.
Definition of selldown in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.