Credit

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Definition

to credit (money to an account): to deposit, to put, to transfer, to add (money to an account)
verb
I will credit 100,000 euros to your account on Monday, you should be able to withdraw it the next day!

a credit (towards a purchase): a payment, an amount of money, a sum (towards a purchase)
noun

(to buy a house) on credit: (to buy a house) with a loan, with borrowed money, with a financing plan
idiom

Examples

  • "Stella : Not a good idea, Brent, at least if you need to buy it with credit."
  • "The US property market is currently suffering a credit crisis, and it is now very attractive for Britons who cannot cope with the sky-high house prices at home."
  • "The US property market is currently suffering a credit crisis, making it attractive for Britons who cannot cope with the sky-high house prices at home."

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