Equity - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- the ownership interest of shareholders in a corporation
- conformity with rules or standards (syn: fairness)
In making these decisions we should be governed by the principle of equity.
We've been slowly paying off our mortgage and building up equity in our house.
a society run on the principles of equity and justice
Many were tempted by a piece of the equity action and compromised their integrity.
Structured securities blend elements of debt and equity.