credit account Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “credit account” in the English Dictionary

"credit account" in British English

See all translations

credit accountnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US charge account)
a ​formalagreement 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 ​latertime
(Definition of credit account from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"credit account" in Business English

See all translations

credit accountnoun [C]

uk   us   (also US charge account)
FINANCE, COMMERCE an ​arrangement by which a ​customer receives ​goods from a ​store and ​pays for them over a ​period of ​time: Get 10% to 15% off by ​opening a ​departmentstorecreditaccount.
(Definition of credit account from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of credit account?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

chestnut

a large tree with leaves divided into five parts and large round nuts that can be eaten

Word of the Day

In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
by Liz Walter,
September 02, 2015
Several readers have asked for information on prepositions, so I will start with a blog post that looks at an area where they are really important: travel. The first thing to remember is that we use to (and not ‘in’) after the verb go: We are going to London. I went to

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More