Meaning of “instalment” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] UK (US installment) uk us /ɪnˈstɔːlmənt/

a regular payment that you make, for example each month, in order to pay for something:

You can pay for your computer in six monthly instalments.

one of the parts of a story that you can see every day or week in a magazine or on television:

Don't miss next week's exciting instalment.

(Definition of “instalment” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)