Definition of 'offload'
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Miners recovered impressively from last year's commodities rout, boosted by a rally in metal prices and offloading of assets to shore up balance sheets. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The operation is one of four businesses being offloaded. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It wants to offload the businesses by early next year. Times, Sunday Times (2006)British banks have also exploited the loophole to offload unwanted assets. Times, Sunday Times (2012)To maintain that position they cannot afford to offload their best players. The Sun (2013)They have little money so need to offload some players. The Sun (2015)Signing up to six players and offloading as many as ten in a single summer is probably unrealistic. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He raised about 115m last year by offloading three businesses. Times, Sunday Times (2006)As much as 15 per cent of the combined business could be offloaded as a result. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Unite may also comment on its progress in offloading non-core assets. Times, Sunday Times (2013)By allowing banks to offload problem assets, they can dramatically reduce their risk and increase their capital strength. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It also said that as well as negotiations to sell the entire business, it was exploring options to offload various assets. Times, Sunday Times (2015)And it has tried to offload non-core assets amid a credit crunch that has made it difficult for potential buyers to secure funding. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Last month Senior offloaded a non-core business that sells to the construction industry. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That is the hardest Job of any manager these days to offload the players you don't want. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In the last cycle, big listed companies were forced to launch rights issues and offload trophy assets at knock-down prices to shore up their balance sheets. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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