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bear hug

noun

Definitions of bear hug

  • (US) (slang) an offer to buy out a company that is so economically beneficial to the shareholders of the target company (=company being bought) that it is highly unlikely that the offer will be refused

    "Services Group, Inc is attempting a classic bear hug on Smith Talbot, a struggling builder."

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