an unrealized profit due to the appreciation of something owned but not yet sold.
[pey-per-poo sh-er] /ˈpeɪ pərˌpʊʃ ər/ noun, Informal. 1. a person who has a routine desk job. 2. a bureaucrat. noun bureaucrat noun A person who passes counterfeit money or worthless checks: The FBI’s suspect was a master paperhanger, the last of a breed (1914+ Underworld)
[pey-per-poo sh-er] /ˈpeɪ pərˌpʊʃ ər/ noun, Informal. 1. a person who has a routine desk job. 2. a bureaucrat. noun bureaucrat
[pey-per] /ˈpeɪ pər/ noun 1. a substance made from wood pulp, rags, straw, or other fibrous material, usually in thin sheets, used to bear writing or printing, for wrapping things, etc. 2. a piece, sheet, or leaf of this. 3. something resembling this substance, as papyrus. 4. a written or printed document or the like. […]
[pey-per-sheld] /ˈpeɪ pərˈʃɛld/ adjective 1. having a thin, easily broken shell: paper-shelled nuts.