arb

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See also: ARB and Arb.

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

arb (countable and uncountable, plural arbs)

  1. (finance, trading) The act of or potential for arbitrage.
  2. (countable, finance, trading) One who engages in arbitrage; an arbitrageur.
  3. (countable, informal) An arboretum.
    • 2005, Adam Zang, Jendrey Julie, Chris Mason, Carleton College
      Just don't be too scared when you hear rumors of sacrificial ceremonies in the Arb []

Verb[edit]

arb (third-person singular simple present arbs, present participle arbing, simple past and past participle arbed)

  1. (finance, trading, transitive) To engage in arbitrage.

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ar (used before consonant sounds)
  • ar b’ (superseded)

Particle[edit]

arb (copular form used before adjective, adverb, or pronoun beginning with vowels)

  1. Introduces an indirect relative clause; present/future tense
    duine arb ionann é agus gach duine eilea person who is the same as everyone else
    duine arb as an mbaile céanna leat féin éa person who is from the same town as yourself
    an fear arb é a mhac an t-iascairethe man whose son is the fisherman

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Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *arpa.

Noun[edit]

arb

  1. lot, fate, destiny