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asset 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˈaset/,
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assets, plural;
  1. A useful or valuable thing, person, or quality
    • - quick reflexes were his chief asset
    • - the school is an asset to the community
  2. Property owned by a person or company, regarded as having value and available to meet debts, commitments, or legacies
    • - growth in net assets
    • - debiting the asset account
  3. Military equipment, such as planes, ships, communications and radar installations, employed or targeted in military operations


  1. a useful or valuable quality
  2. (assets) anything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company
  3. In financial accounting, assets are economic resources. Anything tangible or intangible that is capable of being owned or controlled to produce value and that is held to have positive economic value is considered an asset. ...
  4. The Association of Supervisory Staff, Executives and Technicians (ASSET), was a British trade union, chiefly representing supervisors in the metal working and transport industries. It was formed from the National Foremen's Association, founded in 1918.
  5. An 'asset' in economic theory is an output good which can only be partially consumed (like a portable music player) or input as a factor of production (like a cement mixer) which can only be partially used up in production. ...
  6. In intelligence, assets are persons within organizations or countries that are being spied upon who provide information for an outside spy.
  7. ASSET, or Aerothermodynamic Elastic Structural Systems Environmental Tests was an experimental US space project involving the testing of an unmanned sub-scale reentry vehicle.
  8. Something or someone of any value; any portion of one's property or effects so considered; Any component, model, process or framework of value that can be leveraged or reused; intelligence asset
  9. (assets) Any property or object of value that one possesses, usually considered as applicable to the payment of one's debts; Sufficient estate; property sufficient in the hands of an executor or heir to pay the debts or legacies of the testator or ancestor to satisfy claims against it; Any ...
  10. (Assets) Any possessions that has value in an exchange.
  11. (Assets) What a firm or individual owns.
  12. (Assets) The entire property of a person, association, corporation, or estate applicable or subject to the payment of debts.
  13. (Assets) Everything of value an individual owns.
  14. (Assets) Everything a company or person owns, including money, securities, equipment and real estate. Assets include everything that is owed to the company or person. Assets are listed on a company's balance sheet or an individual's net worth statement.
  15. (Assets) property (tangible or intangible) that one owns or possess
  16. (Assets) Any physical property that is owned and has a value in money. This can include cash or other items readily converted into cash, such as investments as well as real estate and land.
  17. (Assets) Everything of value that you own.
  18. (Assets) Anything you own that has monetary value. See also: Estate.
  19. (Assets) Economic resources that are owned or controlled by an entity.
  20. (Assets) any item of property with monetary value.
  21. (Assets) A list of things of liquid value owned by the applicant/borrower. These can include cash, term deposits, GIC's, RRSP's, real estate properties, automobiles, stocks, bonds, mutual funds, jewelry and other household goods.
  22. (Assets) Anything that your company owns that has value from cash, investments, property, equipment or debtor.
  23. (Assets) The property of a business which is defined in an asset purchase agreement, but which generally includes real estate, tangible personal property such as office equipment, manufacturing, automobiles and inventory, as well as intangible assets such as patents, copyrights and trademarks, ...
  24. (Assets) any owned item that has value in an exchange, especially those that can be converted to cash.
  25. (Assets) Property of value, property having an economic benefit.