Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Search

Meaning of "sharpbender" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SHARPBENDER

From the sharp upward bend in its sales or profits.
info
Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp
section

PRONUNCIATION OF SHARPBENDER

sharpbender  [ˈʃɑːpˌbɛndə] play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SHARPBENDER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sharpbender is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SHARPBENDER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of sharpbender in the English dictionary

The definition of sharpbender in the dictionary is an organization that has been underperforming its competitors but suddenly becomes more successful, often as a result of new management or changes in its business strategy.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SHARPBENDER


agenda
əˈdʒɛndə
bender
ˈbɛndə
blender
ˈblɛndə
defender
dɪˈfɛndə
entender
ɪnˈtɛndə
fazenda
fəˈzɛndə
fender
ˈfɛndə
fender-bender
ˈfɛndəˌbɛndə
gender
ˈdʒɛndə
hacienda
ˌhæsɪˈɛndə
hellbender
ˈhɛlˌbɛndə
lender
ˈlɛndə
mind-bender
ˈmaɪndˌbɛndə
pretender
prɪˈtɛndə
render
ˈrɛndə
slender
ˈslɛndə
surrender
səˈrɛndə
tender
ˈtɛndə
transgender
ˌtrænzˈdʒɛndə
Venda
ˈvɛndə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SHARPBENDER

sharp-featured
sharp-set
sharp-sighted
sharp-sightedly
sharp-sightedness
sharp-tempered
sharp-tongued
sharp-witted
sharp-wittedly
sharp-wittedness
sharpen
sharpener
sharpening
sharper
Sharpeville
sharpie
sharpish
sharply
sharpness
sharpshooter

WORDS THAT END LIKE SHARPBENDER

Alexander
ascender
calender
contender
descender
ender
engender
extender
goaltender
lavender
moneylender
mortgage lender
offender
public defender
repeat offender
sender
sex offender
spender
suspender
vender
weekender

Synonyms and antonyms of sharpbender in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «sharpbender» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF SHARPBENDER

Find out the translation of sharpbender to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of sharpbender from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sharpbender» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

sharpbender
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sharpbender
570 millions of speakers

English

sharpbender
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

sharpbender
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

sharpbender
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

sharpbender
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sharpbender
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

sharpbender
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sharpbender
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tajam
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

sharpbender
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

sharpbender
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

sharpbender
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sharpbender
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sharpbender
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

sharpbender
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तीक्ष्ण
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sharpbender
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sharpbender
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

sharpbender
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

sharpbender
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sharpbender
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

sharpbender
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sharpbender
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sharpbender
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sharpbender
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sharpbender

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SHARPBENDER»

The term «sharpbender» is barely ever used and occupies the 210.084 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Unused
2
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «sharpbender» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of sharpbender
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «sharpbender».

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sharpbender

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SHARPBENDER»

Discover the use of sharpbender in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sharpbender and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Organizational Studies: Modes of management
In sharpbender after sharpbender we were impressed by the sense of commitment, excitement, shared vision and hungry search for improvements in all aspects of the business. The chief executive, or in some cases a small group of senior ...
‎2001
2
Strategy: Critical Perspectives on Business and Management
Moreover, where diversification was an important ingredient of a sharpbender's strategy, it tended to be related to known businesses (Low and Bonar, Sidlaw). Where it was not related, sharpbenders took specific steps to integrate new ...
David Faulkner, 2002
3
The AMA Dictionary of Business and Management
Sharpbender Firm that has been underperforming its rivals in an industry but suddenly takes off and joins the overachievers, often as a result of a new management team, a new product, or a new strategy. SHEEP SKY-HIGH EARNINGS ...
George Thomas Kurian, 2013
4
Management Buy-ins: Entrepreneurship, Active Investors, and ...
Grinyer, Mayes and Mcl(ieman's (1988) survey of 25 sharpbender companies referred to in Chapter 1 provides a second basis of comparison with buy-ins, though as with tumrounds there are important differences in respect of the size of the ...
Ken Robbie, Mike Wright, 1996
5
Innovation and Growth in Corporate Restructurings: Solution ...
In general, a “sharpbender company” can be defined as a firm that has undertaken performance improvements after a long period of absolute or relative decline in relation to its competitors (Grinyer et al., 1988, 1990; Hsiao & Ormerod, 1998; ...
Prof. Dr. Gilbert Probst, Achim Schmitt, 2009
6
Turnaround as a key strategic issue in times of crisis
After years of ever-increasing profits, the ailing British retailer Marks and Spencer (M&S) has fallen out of favour with British customers.
Marcus Matthias Keupp, 2002
7
Islands of excellence?: a study of management in New Zealand
An interesting insight offered by the sharpbender study is that the contribution of new CEOs to the strategic role of adaptation is somewhat indirect. They are associated with change to the belief system of core assumptions on which a new  ...
Colin Campbell-Hunt, David A. Harper, Robert T. Hamilton, 1993
8
A season of excellence?: an overview of New Zealand ...
For the process of adjustment between these states extensive use was made of Grinyer, Mayes and McKiernan's (1988) sharpbender study, and the work of Pettigrew and Whipp (1991) and Doz and Prahalad (1987). The model proposed to ...
Colin Campbell-Hunt, Lawrence M. Corbett, 1996
9
Crossword Lists & Crossword Solver: Over 100,000 Potential ...
... SHADOWINESS SHALLOWNESS SHAMANISTIC SHAMELESSLY SHANGHAIING SHANKS'S PONY SHANTYTOWNS SHAPELESSLY SHAPELINESS SHAREHOLDER SHARPBENDER SHARP-WITTED SHAVING FOAM SHEATH KNIFE ...
Anne Stibbs, 2009
10
New Zealand Journal of Business
As 9 of the acquired sharpbenders were quoted and 1 of the sample is private with 2 others being subsidiaries, the correct proportion for the sharpbender sample is 9/23 (39%). This is a figure that is nearly 50% higher than for other quoted ...
‎1994

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Sharpbender [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sharpbender>. Aug 2020 ».
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z