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preference British & World English

A greater liking for one alternative over another or others

preference English Thesaurus

my mother was a little put out by my preference for boys' games

preference share British & World English

A share which entitles the holder to a fixed dividend, whose payment takes priority over that of ordinary share dividends

imperial preference British & World English

A system of tariff concessions granted by members of the British Empire or Commonwealth to one another

liquidity preference British & World English

(In Keynesian theory) the preference of investors for holding liquid assets rather than securities or long-term interest-bearing investments

cumulative preference share British & World English

A preference share whose annual fixed-rate dividend, if it cannot be paid in any year, accrues until it can

in preference to in preference English Thesaurus

the thief chose their home in preference to others