Bedeutung von “credit” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /ˈkred·ɪt/

B1 [ no plural ] a way of buying something in which you arrange to pay for it at a later time:

He bought most of the furniture on credit.

B1 an amount of money in your bank account:

I didn’t have enough credit in my account to pay the bill.
I didn’t have enough credit on my phone to call you.

[ no plural ] praise that is given to someone for something he or she has done:

I did most of the work, but Dan got / all the credit!

a unit that shows you have completed part of a college course:

I got three credits for the class.
in credit

having money in your bank account

(Definition von “credit” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)