English dictionary definition of:

credit


Noun

  • approval
  • money available for a client to borrow
  • an accounting entry acknowledging income or capital items
  • used in the phrase `to your credit' in order to indicate an achievement deserving praise
  • arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
  • recognition by a college or university that a course of studies has been successfully completed; typically measured in semester hours
  • a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage
  • an entry on a list of persons who contributed to a film or written work
  • an estimate, based on previous dealings, of a person's or an organization's ability to fulfill their financial commitments

Verb

  • give someone credit for something
  • ascribe an achievement to
  • accounting: enter as credit
  • have trust in; trust in the truth or veracity of

Thesaurus

accredit   acknowledgment   citation   cite   mention   quotation   recognition   reference  

Scrabble score for credit


Scrabble score = 9

generated at 01:44:59 on 12-02-20

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