have+a+share+of

  • 1 have a share of — index partake, participate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 have (your) share of (something) — to have enough of something. My husband and I have had our share of job changes and periods of unemployment in recent years. Usage notes: sometimes, for emphasis, used in the form have more than your share have too much: This community has more… …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 3 have — [ weak əv, həv, strong hæv ] (3rd person singular has [ weak əz, həz, strong hæz ] ; past tense and past participle had [ weak əd, həd, strong hæd ] ) verb *** Have can be used in the following ways: as an auxiliary verb in perfect tenses of… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 4 have (got) something all to yourself — phrase to have a place or time that you do not have to share with anyone else, so that you are free to do what you want in it I’ll have the house all to myself next week. Thesaurus: shared or divided and not shared or dividedsynonym Main entry:… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 5 have something (all) to oneself — phrase to not have to share a place, time etc with anyone else It’s possible to have the place to oneself if it’s early. It’s good to have the children to oneself sometimes. Thesaurus: to not limit something, or to not be limitedsynonym… …

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  • 6 have a finger in — Have a share in, be concerned in, have a hand in …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 7 share — share1 W1S1 [ʃeə US ʃer] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(use together)¦ 2¦(let somebody use something)¦ 3¦(divide)¦ 4¦(responsibility/blame)¦ 5¦(same)¦ 6¦(tell somebody something)¦ 7 share your life with somebody 8 share and share alike Phrasal verbs   …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 share — 1 verb 1 USE EQUALLY (I, T) to have or use something that other people also have or use at the same time: We don t have enough books for everyone, so you ll have to share. | share sth: The last bus had gone, so the three of us shared a taxi. |… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 share — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 part of sth that has been divided ADJECTIVE ▪ bigger, greater, higher, large, the lion s, major, significant, substantial ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 share */*/*/ — I UK [ʃeə(r)] / US [ʃer] verb Word forms share : present tense I/you/we/they share he/she/it shares present participle sharing past tense shared past participle shared 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to use or to have something at the same time… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 share — share1 [ ʃer ] verb *** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to use or have something at the same time as someone else: Do you mind sharing a table? There s only one copy left, so we ll have to share. share something with someone: I share this… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 share*/*/*/ — [ʃeə] verb I 1) [I/T] to use or to have something at the same time as someone else Do you mind sharing a table?[/ex] There s only one copy left, so we ll have to share.[/ex] I share this flat with five other people.[/ex] 2) [I/T] to do something …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 13 share — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. portion, part, allotment, quota, dole, cut (sl.). v. apportion, allot, assign, mete; partake, participate. See apportionment. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. division, apportionment, part, portion, quota,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 14 share — I n. 1) to do one s share 2) an equal; fair; full; large, lion s, major share 3) ordinary shares (BE; AE has common stock) 4) preference shares (BE; AE has preferred stock) 5) a share in (to have a share in the profits) II v. 1) (D; tr.) to share …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15 share — I. noun Etymology: Middle English schare, from Old English scear; akin to Old High German scaro plowshare, Old English scieran to cut more at shear Date: before 12th century plowshare II. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English scearu… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 16 share — share1 noun 1》 a part or portion of a larger amount which is divided among or contributed by a number of people.     ↘any of the equal parts into which a company s capital is divided.     ↘part ownership of property. 2》 the allotted or due amount …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 17 share — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a portion that a person receives from or gives to a common amount. 2 a a part contributed by an individual to an enterprise or commitment. b a part received by an individual from this (got a large share of the credit). 3 part… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 18 share — n 1. allotment, allocation, appropriation, consignment, apportionment, allowance, grant; dispensation, donation, ration, pittance, dole, handout; endowment, inheritance; portion, part, division, lot, Inf. whack, dividend, helping, serving;… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 19 share — /ʃeə/ noun 1. a part of something that has been divided up among several people or groups ♦ to have a share in to take part in or to contribute to ● to have a share in management decisions 2. one of many equal parts into which a company’s capital …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 20 share — I. /ʃɛə / (say shair) noun 1. the portion or part allotted or belonging to, or contributed or owed by, an individual or group. 2. one of the equal fractional parts into which the capital stock of a limited company is divided, generally classed as …

    Australian English dictionary