Translation of "credit" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /ˈkred·ɪt/ 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 or on your mobile phone

saldo (positivo)
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.
be in credit

B1 UK to have money in your bank account

ter saldo

[ no plural ] praise that is given to someone for something they have 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 course.
verb uk /ˈkredɪt/ us /ˈkred·ɪt/

to add money to someone’s bank account


(Translation of “credit” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)