a person who directs the business of a local branch of a bank
Asking about sales, believe me, is like asking your bank manager about your bank balance.
Can Pulp Win the Booker? Allen Barra September 6, 2011
He went to a well-known jewelry establishment recommended by the bank manager, and asked to be shown some engagement rings.
The Terms of Surrender Louis Tracy
The bank manager, who was another of Kate’s adorers, promised to observe her wishes.
Tom Gerrard Louis Becke
This bank manager was possessed of great energy and perseverance, and a business capacity seldom met with.
Reminiscences of Queensland William Henry Corfield
The office is not like that of resident magistrate or bank manager.
The Search Party G. A. Birmingham
Then came the bank manager, then the doctors, then the tradespeople, and after that the hosts of colliers.
Sons and Lovers David Herbert Lawrence
One witness, however, must not be forgotten—Mr. Woodhams, bank manager.
Annie Besant Annie Besant
He was a close friend of mine when we were young men in London; he a bank manager; I, just beginning my work.
The Paradise Mystery J. S. Fletcher
A woman with any spirit would marry a bank manager, if she loved him.
The Cardinal’s Snuff-Box Henry Harland
Two men in soft hats and light overcoats came up; it was old Uthoug, and the bank manager.
The Great Hunger Johan Bojer
- Bank money
checks, drafts, and bank credits other than currency that are the equivalent of money. Historical Examples The public nature of bank money has led to many forms of public regulation of their issues. The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter If he has no bank money of his own, he must purchase it of those […]
- Bank night
Informal. (especially in the 1930s) an evening when prizes are awarded to members of the audience at a motion-picture theater.
- Bank note
a promissory note, payable on demand, issued by an authorized bank and intended to circulate as money. Contemporary Examples The central bank is constantly redesigning and rethinking the design of every bank note—except the lowly $1 bill. All About the Benjamins: Here’s the Redesigned $100 Bill Daniel Gross October 6, 2013 Historical Examples “There, get […]
- Bank of england
noun the central bank of the United Kingdom, which acts as banker to the government and the commercial banks. It is responsible for managing the government’s debt and implementing its policy on other monetary matters: established in 1694, nationalized in 1946; in 1997 the government restored the authority to set interest rates to the Bank