charge accountnoun [ C ]uk /ˈtʃɑːdʒ əˌkaʊnt/ us /ˈtʃɑːrdʒ əˌkaʊnt/ U UK credit account
Examples from literature
- If the charge account is to remain open until the next crop comes in, on some rainy day he will transcribe the charge to his day-book.
- Therefore, to avoid this whole transaction, people who have not charge accounts, should order the meal ahead, and at the same time pay for it in advance, including the waiter's tip.
- We had no charge account there.
- You'd get on well without your maid and your car and your father's charge accounts at all the shops, wouldn't you?