offer

offer
/'ɒfə/ noun
1. a statement that you are willing to give or do something, especially to pay a specific amount of money to buy something
to make an offer for a company
We made an offer of £10 a share.
We made a written offer for the house.
£1,000 is the best offer I can make.
We accepted an offer of £1,000 for the car.
the house is under offer someone has made an offer to buy the house and the offer has been accepted provisionally
we are open to offers we are ready to discuss the price which we are asking
or near offer, US, or best offer or an offer of a price which is slightly less than the price asked
The car is for sale at £2,000 or near offer.
2. a statement that you are willing to sell something
on offer for sale or available
3. a statement that you are willing to employ someone
she received six offers of jobs or six job offers six companies told her she could have a job with them
4. a statement that a company is prepared to buy another company’s shares and take the company over
verb
1. to say that you are willing to do something
We offered to go with them to the meeting.
to offer someone a job to tell someone that they can have a job in your company
She was offered a directorship with Smith Ltd.
2. to say that you are willing to pay a specific amount of money for something
to offer someone £100,000 for their house
She offered £10 a share.
3. to say that you are willing to sell something
We offered the house for sale.
They are offering special prices on winter holidays in the USA.

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

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