Bedeutung von “bank” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /bæŋk/
Extra Examples
He owes about £5000 to the bank.Eyewitnesses saw two men running away from the bank.The bank apologized for the error.The bank have refused a loan until we've had a survey done on the property.A Japanese bank stepped in to provide financial help.

A1 an organization or place where you can borrow money, save money, etc:

Most banks are reluctant to lend money to new businesses.
I must remember to go to the bank on my way home.

B1 the land along the side of a river:

We found a shady spot on the river bank.

a place where a supply of something can be kept until it is needed:

a blood bank

a large pile of snow, sand, or soil

→ See also bottle bank , merchant bank , piggy bank

(Definition von “bank noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)