(informal) a takeover bid pitched so high that the management of the target company is unable to dissuade shareholders from accepting it
[god-feer-ing] /ˈgɒdˌfɪər ɪŋ/ adjective 1. deeply respectful or fearful of God. 2. (sometimes lowercase) deeply religious; pious; devout. adjective 1. pious; devout: a God-fearing people adj. 1759, from God + fearing (see fear).
[god-fer-sey-kuh n, god-fer-sey-] /ˈgɒd fərˌseɪ kən, ˌgɒd fərˈseɪ-/ adjective, (sometimes initial capital letter) 1. desolate; remote; deserted: They live in some godforsaken place 40 miles from the nearest town. 2. wretched; neglected; pitiable. /ˈɡɒdfəˌseɪkən; ˌɡɒdfəˈseɪkən/ adjective (sometimes capital) 1. (usually prenominal) desolate; dreary; forlorn 2. wicked adj. 1816, from God + forsaken.
[god-free] /ˈgɒd fri/ noun 1. a male given name: from Germanic words meaning “god” and “peace.”. interjection 2. (sometimes lowercase) (used as an exclamation of surprise, anger, etc.) masc. proper name, from Old French Godefrei (Modern French Godefroi), from Old High German Godafrid (German Gottfried), literally “the peace of God,” from Old High German got […]
[god-giv-uh n] /ˈgɒdˌgɪv ən/ adjective 1. given by, or coming directly from, God: the God-given laws. 2. welcome; propitious; opportune. adjective natural, ordained; possessed without question