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"chit" in British English

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chitnoun [C]

uk   /tʃɪt/  us   /tʃɪt/
  • chit noun [C] (NOTE)

UK old-fashioned an ​officialnote giving ​information or ​showing an ​amount of ​money that is ​owed or has been ​paid: a chit for the ​dry cleaner's
(Definition of chit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"chit" in American English

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chitnoun [C]

 us   /tʃɪt/
a ​note giving ​information or ​showing a ​sum of ​money that is ​owed or has been ​paid: When ​ourflight was ​delayed, they gave us a chit to get a ​freemeal.
(Definition of chit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"chit" in Business English

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chitnoun [C]

uk   us   /tʃɪt/ MONEY
a ​note that ​shows how much ​money you ​owe or have ​paid for something, or that ​allows you to do something: Before they can hail a cab or ​order a bike, ​staff now need a chit ​signed by a ​seniorstaffmember. Each ​passenger received a chit for $250 in onboard ​spending.
(Definition of chit from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chit”
in Spanish nota…
in Vietnamese giấy biên nhận…
in Malaysian surat nota…
in Thai บันทึกสั้นๆ…
in French note…
in German der Zettel…
in Chinese (Simplified) 票据, 欠账字据, 收据…
in Indonesian nota…
in Chinese (Traditional) 票據, 欠帳字據, 收據…
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