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ASSET

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does asset mean? 

ASSET (noun)
  The noun ASSET has 1 sense:

1. a useful or valuable quality

  Familiarity information: ASSET used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ASSET (noun)


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Meaning:

A useful or valuable quality

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Synonyms:

asset; plus

Hypernyms ("asset" is a kind of...):

quality (an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "asset"):

resource (a source of aid or support that may be drawn upon when needed)

advantage; vantage (the quality of having a superior or more favorable position)

forte; long suit; metier; speciality; specialty; strength; strong point; strong suit (an asset of special worth or utility)

Antonym:

liability (the quality of being something that holds you back)


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