Noun Definition


1.Definition: a sharp steel wedge that cuts loose the top layer of soil

Related Noun(s):ploughshare, plowshare

Category: Objects

2.Definition: any of the equal portions into which the capital stock of a corporation is divided and ownership of which is evidenced by a stock certificate

"He bought 100 shares of IBM at the market price"

Category: General

3.Definition: assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group

"He wanted his share in cash"

Related Noun(s):part, percentage, portion

Category: General

4.Definition: the allotment of some amount by dividing something

"Death gets more than its share of attention from theologians"

Related Noun(s):parcel, portion

Category: General

5.Definition: the effort contributed by a person in bringing about a result

"I am proud of my contribution in advancing the project", "They all did their share of the work"

Related Noun(s):contribution, part

Category: General