bank account

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  1. an account with a bank.

  2. 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.

Words Nearby bank account Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use bank account in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for bank account

bank account

  1. an account created by the deposit of money at a bank by a customer

  2. the amount of moneys credited or debited to a depositor at a bank

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