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bank balance

noun
1.
balance standing to the credit of a depositor at a bank.
2.
Finance. the balance that a bank has in the clearinghouse at a given time.
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  • His mental perturbation was due to the lean look of his bank balance.

    The Foolish Lovers St. John G. Ervine
  • He was bound to secure my bank balance, and I refused to sign a check so he could get it.

  • Janice counted her loose cash and looked up her bank balance.

    The Mission of Janice Day Helen Beecher Long
  • Clocker's bank balance was sick, the circulation of his tip sheet gone.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
  • First of all, I will ask the treasurer as to our bank balance.

    The Valley of Fear Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Did he keep record of his bank balance in his head instead of on paper?

    Applied Eugenics Paul Popenoe and Roswell Hill Johnson
  • To-day his bank balance is prodigious, and all's well with the world.

    The Great Prince Shan

    E. Phillips Oppenheim
Contemporary definitions for bank balance
noun

the sum of money in a bank account at a specific time

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