English dictionary definition of:

bank


Noun

  • sloping land (especially the slope beside a body of water)
  • a financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities
  • a long ridge or pile
  • an arrangement of similar objects in a row or in tiers
  • a supply or stock held in reserve for future use (especially in emergencies)
  • the funds held by a gambling house or the dealer in some gambling games
  • a slope in the turn of a road or track; the outside is higher than the inside in order to reduce the effects of centrifugal force
  • a container (usually with a slot in the top) for keeping money at home
  • a building in which the business of banking transacted
  • a flight maneuver; aircraft tips laterally about its longitudinal axis (especially in turning)

Verb

  • tip laterally
  • enclose with a bank
  • do business with a bank or keep an account at a bank
  • act as the banker in a game or in gambling
  • be in the banking business
  • put into a bank account
  • cover with ashes so to control the rate of burning
  • have confidence or faith in

Thesaurus

camber   cant   deposit   rely   swear   trust  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Starter Course: Unit 4: Section 6 and learn about the word bank in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit Starter course: Final consonant blends.

Scrabble score for bank


Scrabble score = 10

generated at 02:16:56 on 13-03-20

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