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reinvest
American English: /ˌriɪnˈvɛst/
British English: /riːɪnˈvɛst/

Translation of reinvest in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • As these assets generate profits, and as the profits are reinvested in additional assets, you see a return in the form of increased share value as stock prices rise.
    • Many companies and investors favor using spare corporate cash for stock buybacks or to reinvest profits instead of paying dividends.
    • They may generate financial support by retaining profits and reinvesting them in organizational improvements.

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