Ramp

(redirected from onion)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to onion: tor

Ramp

A slang term for a market rally that occurs quickly and decisively. For example, a stock that has generally been flat or in decline but suddenly jumps 9% in a few hours may be said to experience a ramp.
References in periodicals archive ?
Waheed Ahmed, Chairman All Pakistan Fruit and Vegetables Exporters, Importers, and Merchants Association (PVFA) has said that in a letter written to Agriculture Department of Sindh 'it is high time that export of onion may be allowed with immediate effect so that the growers can fetch valuable foreign exchange for the country.
On the other hand onion sellers have viewed that the rise of price was temporary as Balochistan onion crop was enough to fulfill the due requirements for the next two month demand.
The tops of bulb onion plants fall over naturally once the bulbs have matured.
But a succession of problems has been plaguing onion growers.
Delightfully versatile, the onion performs as both spice and vegetable, pepping up any dish from guacamole to veggie sautes and whole grain side dishes.
What's more, Vidalia onions account for 62 percent of sweet onion dollar sales and 22 percent of total onion dollar sales.
IMARC's latest study "Onion Powder Manufacturing Plant Project Report: Industry Trends, Manufacturing Process, Machinery, Raw Materials, Cost and Revenue" provides a techno-commercial roadmap for setting up an onion powder manufacturing plant.
As temperatures rise, I notice browning at the tips of my onion tops.
Turkey meatball and onion kabobs, an opened face onion and sirloin burger and the USA Onions' special onion and avocado dip are just a few of the recipes that are now available for the big game.
Both factors are likely to cause onion scarcity from September 15 to October end this year.
To make homemade onion powder, start with 2 pounds of organic onions from your garden or local farmers market.