bank account


noun

an account with a bank.
balance standing to the credit of a depositor at a bank.

Origin of bank account

First recorded in 1790–1800
Also called, British, banking account.
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Related Words for bank account

deposit, funds

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British Dictionary definitions for bank account

bank account

noun

an account created by the deposit of money at a bank by a customer
the amount of moneys credited or debited to a depositor at a bank
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