Definitions For Divestiture


  • The sale by a company of a product line or a subsidiary or a division
  • An order to an offending party to rid itself of property; it has the purpose of depriving the defendant of the gains of wrongful behavior
  • The act of selling stock, property, etc., because of a government order

Is Divestiture a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Divestiture is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Divestiture in a Sentence

  • Divestitures are used to break up monopolies.
  • Before divestiture, the telephone company monopolized the state.

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