Unite, Unladen, Unlawful, Unlined,
Unlisted and Unload
• The directors united with the managers to reject the takeover bid.
United Nations = organization which links the countries of the world to promote good relations between them
Unladen : adjective : empty or without a cargo
Unlawful : adjective : against the law or not legal
Unlimited : adjective : with no limits
• The bank offered him unlimited credit.
Unlimited Liability = situation where a sole trader or each partner is responsible for all the firm's debts with no limit at the amount each may have to pay
Unlined : adjective : unlined paper with no lines printed on it
Unlisted : adjective : unlisted securities = shares which are not listed on the Stock Exchange
Unlisted Securities Market = market for buying and selling shares which are not listed on the Stock Exchange
Unload : verb :
(a) to take goods off (a ship, etc.)
• The ship is unloading at Hamburg.
(b) to sell (shares which do not seem attractive)
• We tried to unload our shareholding as soon as the company published its accounts.
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