Meaning of “charge account” in the English Dictionary

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"charge account" in British English

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charge accountnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtʃɑːdʒ əˌkaʊnt/ us /ˈtʃɑːrdʒ əˌkaʊnt/ U UK credit account

a formal agreement between a shop or other business and a customer, in which the customer can take goods and pay the shop or business for them at a later time

(Definition of “charge account” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"charge account" in American English

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charge accountnoun [ C ]

us /ˈtʃɑrdʒ ə·kɑʊnt/

an arrangement that allows a customer to buy things and pay for them at a later time

(Definition of “charge account” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"charge account" in Business English

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charge accountnoun [ C ]

uk us

COMMERCE an account which allows you to buy and take away goods, and use services, and pay for them later:

(Definition of “charge account” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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