acceptable for processing by a bank:
bankable checks and money orders.
considered powerful, prestigious, or stable enough to ensure profitability:
Without bankable stars the film script aroused no interest.
appropriate for receipt by a bank
dependable or reliable: a bankable promise
(esp of a star) likely to ensure the financial success of a film
Having a reputation or influence that ensures the success of a project: after a decade when bankable stars have all but monopolized movies/ She had established herself as the most bankable female actress in Hollywood (1960s+)
noun insurance products and services sold by a banking institution; also written bancassurance Word Origin French banc + assurance
a long pile or heap; mass: a bank of earth; a bank of clouds. a slope or acclivity. Physical Geography. the slope immediately bordering a stream course along which the water normally runs. a broad elevation of the sea floor around which the water is relatively shallow but not a hazard to surface navigation. Coal […]
- Banked up on
an institution for receiving, lending, exchanging, and safeguarding money and, in some cases, issuing notes and transacting other financial business. the office or quarters of such an institution. Games. the stock or fund of pieces from which the players draw. the fund of the manager or the dealer. a special storage place: a blood bank; […]
bank acceptance. a draft or bill of exchange that a bank has accepted. Abbreviation: BA. Also called banker’s acceptance. Compare acceptance (def 6). noun a bill of exchange or draft drawn on and endorsed by a bank Also called banker’s acceptance