1. [ verb ] enlarge one's holdings on an exchange on a continued rise by using paper profits as margin to buy additional amounts
Related terms: profit investing
2. [ noun ] (mathematics,geometry) a polyhedron having a polygonal base and triangular sides with a common vertex
Related terms: polyhedron
3. [ verb ] arrange or build up as if on the base of a pyramid
Related terms: arrange
4. [ verb ] (business) use or deal in (as of stock or commercial transaction) in a pyramid deal
Related terms: deal crime
5. [ verb ] increase rapidly and progressively step by step on a broad base
Related terms: increase
6. [ noun ] (stock market) a series of transactions in which the speculator increases his holdings by using the rising market value of those holdings as margin for further purchases
Related terms: speculation stock_exchange
7. [ noun ] (antiquity) a massive memorial with a square base and four triangular sides; built as royal tombs in ancient Egypt
Synonyms: great_pyramid
Related terms: memorial
Similar spelling:   pyramidic