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  • 1 give credit — index concur (agree), lend, recommend Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 give credit to — index trust Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 give credit to — give recognition to, praise, acknowledge, commend, honour …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 4 give credit for — To acknowledge as having (a quality, certain level of competence, etc) • • • Main Entry: ↑credit …

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  • 5 give credit where credit is due — The older form with honour (principally in the sense ‘obeisance, homage’) is now rare. Cf. ROMANS xiii. 7 (Reims) Render therefore to all men their due:..to whom honour, honour. 1777 S. ADAMS Letter 29 Oct. in Collections of Massachusetts Hist.… …

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  • 6 credit — [kred′it] n. [Fr crédit < It credito < L creditus, pp. of credere: see CREED] 1. belief or trust; confidence; faith 2. Rare the quality of being credible or trustworthy 3. a) the favorable estimate of a person s character; reputation; good… …

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  • 7 Credit — Cred it (kr[e^]d [i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Credited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Crediting}.] 1. To confide in the truth of; to give credence to; to put trust in; to believe. [1913 Webster] How shall they credit A poor unlearned virgin? Shak. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 credit policy — ➔ policy * * * credit policy UK US noun [C or U] (plural credit policies) ► FINANCE, BANKING, COMMERCE a set of principles that a financial organization or business uses in deciding who it will loan money to or give credit (= the ability to pay… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 9 credit — I n. time given for payment 1) to allow, give, extend, offer credit (this store does not give credit) 2) to deny, refuse smb. credit 3) consumer credit 4) on credit (to buy smt. on credit) recognition honor 5) to do credit to; to reflect credit… …

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  • 10 credit — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. faith, belief; credibility, trust; credit, borrowing power. v. t. believe, trust; credit. See accounting. II Borrowing power Nouns 1. credit, trust, score, tally, account, tab; loan (see debt);… …

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  • 11 credit — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 arrangement to pay later; money borrowed ADJECTIVE ▪ long term, short term ▪ interest free ▪ foreign ▪ bank ▪ …

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  • 12 credit — /ˈkrɛdət / (say kreduht) noun 1. commendation or honour or acknowledgement given for some action, quality, etc. 2. a person or thing being acknowledged as a source of commendation or honour: a credit to the team. 3. influence or authority… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 13 credit — cred|it1 [ kredıt ] noun *** ▸ 1 arrangement to pay later ▸ 2 money you have right to ▸ 3 praise for something you did ▸ 4 at college/university ▸ 5 money added to account ▸ 6 movie etc. someone worked on ▸ 7 list of who made movie etc. ▸ +… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 credit — creditless, adj. /kred it/, n. 1. commendation or honor given for some action, quality, etc.: Give credit where it is due. 2. a source of pride or honor: You are a credit to your school. 3. the ascription or acknowledgment of something as due or… …

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  • 15 credit — I UK [ˈkredɪt] / US noun Word forms credit : singular credit plural credits *** 1) [uncountable] an arrangement to receive goods from a shop or money from a bank and pay for it later on credit: I don t like buying things on credit. give/offer… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 credit — credence, credit, credibility 1. In general use, credence means ‘belief, trustful acceptance’, and is used mainly in the expression to give (or lend) credence to, which means ‘believe, trust’: • The radicality of these changes…had lent credence… …

    Modern English usage

  • 17 credit — n. & v. n. 1 (usu. of a person) a source of honour, pride, etc. (is a credit to the school). 2 the acknowledgement of merit (must give him credit for consistency). 3 a good reputation (his credit stands high). 4 a belief or trust (I place credit… …

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  • 18 Credit history — This article deals with the general concept of the term credit history. For detailed information about the same topic in the United States, see Credit score (United States). Credit history or credit report is, in many countries, a record of an… …

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  • 19 Credit — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Credit >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 credit credit trust tick score tally account GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 letter of credit letter of credit circular note Sgm: N 2 duplicate duplicate …

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  • 20 Credit (creative arts) — In general, the term credit in the artistic or intellectual sense refers to an acknowledgement of those who contributed to a work, whether through ideas or in a more direct sense. Contents 1 Credit in the arts 2 Credit in writing 2.1 Non fiction… …

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