Translation of takeover in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈteɪkˌəʊvər; ˈteɪkˌəʊvə(r)/


  • 1.1 [Government/Gobierno] toma (feminine) del poder military takeover golpe (m) militar, toma (f) del poder por parte de los militares 1.2 [Business/Comercio] absorción (f), adquisición (f) (de una empresa por otra) (before noun/delante del nombre) takeover bid oferta (f) pública de adquisición or de compra, OPA (f) to launch o make a takeover bid for a company lanzar* una oferta pública de adquisición or una opa sobre una empresa
    More example sentences
    • As the company suffers from such a low valuation, it could also be a target for a takeover.
    • Two weeks ago the group in a terse statement said it was in talks that may lead to a takeover of the company.
    • Our company has gone through a restructure and a takeover, which means job cuts and relocation.

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