a written acknowledgment of having , or taken into one’s possession, a specified amount of money, goods, etc.
receipts, the amount or quantity received.
the act of or the state of being received.
something that is received.
verb (used with object)
to acknowledge in writing the payment of (a bill).
to give a receipt for (money, goods, etc.).
verb (used without object)
to give a receipt, as for money or goods.
a written acknowledgment by a receiver of money, goods, etc, that payment or delivery has been made
the act of receiving or fact of being received
(usually pl) an amount or article received
(archaic) another word for recipe
(transitive) to acknowledge payment of (a bill), as by marking it
(mainly US) to issue a receipt for (money, goods, etc)
late 14c., “act of receiving;” also “statement of ingredients in a potion or medicine;” from Anglo-French or Old North French receite “receipt, recipe, prescription” (c.1300), altered (by influence of receit “he receives,” from Vulgar Latin *recipit) from Old French recete, from Latin recepta “received,” fem. past participle of recipere (see receive). Meaning “written acknowledgment of money or goods received” is from c.1600.
[ri-see-vuh-buh l] /rɪˈsi və bəl/ adjective 1. fit for acceptance; acceptable. 2. awaiting of payment: accounts receivable. 3. capable of being . noun 4. receivables, business assets in the form of obligations due from others. /rɪˈsiːvəbəl/ adjective 1. suitable for or capable of being received, esp as payment or legal tender 2. (of a bill, […]
[ri-seev] /rɪˈsiv/ verb (used with object), received, receiving. 1. to take into one’s possession (something offered or delivered): to receive many gifts. 2. to have (something) bestowed, conferred, etc.: to receive an honorary degree. 3. to have delivered or brought to one: to receive a letter. 4. to get or be informed of: to receive […]
[ri-seevd] /rɪˈsivd/ adjective 1. generally or traditionally accepted; conventional; standard: a received moral idea. [ri-seev] /rɪˈsiv/ verb (used with object), received, receiving. 1. to take into one’s possession (something offered or delivered): to receive many gifts. 2. to have (something) bestowed, conferred, etc.: to receive an honorary degree. 3. to have delivered or brought to […]
noun 1. the form of educated English spoken originally in southern England and having Received Pronunciation as a chief distinguishing feature.