Definition of asset stripper in English:

asset stripper


  • See asset stripping

    • ‘Their troubles started long before the present asset strippers moved in.’
    • ‘Something may yet be retrieved once the asset strippers have done their worst - a management buy-out is one possibility.’
    • ‘Outraged supporters see him as nothing more than an asset stripper committed only to lining his own pockets.’
    • ‘Many other football clubs still face extinction because of the actions of asset strippers.’
    • ‘If it were judged purely on a commercial basis the return on capital would stimulate the interest of every asset stripper in town.’


asset stripper

/ˈasɛt ˌstrɪpə/