Meaning of “credit squeeze” in the English Dictionary

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"credit squeeze" in British English

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credit squeezenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkred.ɪt ˌskwiːz/ us /ˈkred.ɪt ˌskwiːz/ also credit crunch informal

→  credit crunch

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

"credit squeeze" in Business English

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credit squeezenoun [ C ]

uk us ECONOMICS, FINANCE

→  credit crunch :

Bank deposits fell by as much as 19%, creating a credit squeeze that strangled consumer spending.

(Definition of “credit squeeze” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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