headquarter headquarter  /ˈhɛd ˌkwɔr tər/

Definition(s):

  • (v) provide with headquarters

Usage(s):

  1. For weeks prior, they had tried to interest FBI headquarters in Washington in Zacarias Moussaoui, now known as the 20th hijacker.
  2. An agent works from his desk at CIA headquarters in Langley.

News

  1. Sotheby’s Considers Putting Its Headquarters Up for Sale

    Sotheby’s, the auction house, has hired two real estate firms, one to seek out buyers for its headquarters on the Upper East Side, the other to ponder where to move.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. New company to headquarter in Muncie

    A corporate headquarters is moving to Muncie, bringing with it a unique hybrid vehicle that will be assembled in the city, and is promised to bring hundreds of jobs as well. Read more at www.WISHTV.com
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WISH-TV Indianapolis

  3. Company opens new headquarter offices in West Chester Twp.

    A real estate services company has moved its headquarters from Sharonville to Butler County, and celebrates the opening of the new facility Friday, according to a corporate announcement and township officials. The company is SentriLock LLC, which makes electronic lockbox systems for the real estate industry. SentriLock is a subsidiary owned by National Association of Realtors. The new ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Today's Pulse

Quotes

  1. "As a personal passion of the president and during his visit to Silicon Valley this week, he was at the headquarter of Twitters, where he opened his own account," Obama said. "I have one as well so we may finally be able to throw away those...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Los Angeles Independent

  2. "Fortunately the ICC headquarter is in Dubai and Dubai works on Saturday and Sunday. So, it's a matter of two hours flight. So, I think there won't be any difficulty. Secondly I will discuss with Prime Minister about my responsibilities and will...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Sharad Pawar Source: Economic Times

  3. "We are working on it to make it more easy because you can't be the centre of Europe and try to attract every headquarter and then make it too difficult to obtain visas. We have already taken a number of measures in that field," added Verhofstadt.
    on Oct 28, 2006 By: Guy Verhofstadt Source: Indian Muslims

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