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corporate

  
  
Corporate means relating to business corporations or to a particular business corporation.     (BUSINESS)      adj   ADJ n  
...the UK corporate sector., ...a corporate lawyer..., This established a strong corporate image.     


corporate hospitality     
Corporate hospitality is the entertainment that a company offers to its most valued clients, for example by inviting them to sporting events and providing them with food and drink.     (BUSINESS)      n-uncount  
...corporate hospitality at football grounds., ...executives in a corporate hospitality tent.     
corporate raider        ( corporate raiders    plural  ) A corporate raider is a person or organization that tries to take control of a company by buying a large number of its shares.     (BUSINESS)      n-count  
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n.
partner during an event
E.g.: Tom will be her plus one to the party.
exp.
be negatively impacted by a situation, event.
E.g.: The building is being renovated, but for the moment people living there get the short end of the stick.
v.
give credit to; to say an event caused something else.
Eg.: I attribute my illness to my friend who coughed at me.
exp.
expression used for letting someone know that he/she should prepare for a difficult or unpleasant upcoming event
exp.
be the most affected by a unpleasant situation; be considered the main responsible for a negative event
E.g.: If the deadline is not met, the production department will bear the brunt
exp.
wait for something, usually linked to a previous event, to happen; expect something that can not be avoided to happen
exp.
used to point out that small problems or unpleasant events can in the end help things get better
exp.
expression used for warning that, although something seems to be over, settled, new events that could change the situation may occur
syn.: "it ain't over till it's over"

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