a brief written acknowledgment of indebtedness, not payable to order.
CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THESE WORDS FROM "LITTLE WOMEN"
"Little Women" may be a classic, but that doesn't mean we all know the meanings of the vocab words from the book. Can you define these words correctly and make Jo proud?
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Origin of due bill
An Americanism dating back to 1785–95
Words nearby due bill
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Example sentences from the Web for due bill
He would give his due-bill, and would certainly remit to me at San Francisco, but really couldn't tell exactly when!Across America|James F. Rusling
He spoke so firmly that I was persuaded to make him a little loan, taking his due-bill for it, which he always insisted on giving.The Burial of the Guns|Thomas Nelson Page
British Dictionary definitions for due bill
mainly US a document acknowledging indebtedness, exchangeable for goods or services
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