- to acknowledge in writing the payment of (a bill).
- to give a receipt for (money, goods, etc.).
- to give a receipt, as for money or goods.
Origin of receipt
Examples from the Web for receipted
Historical Examples of receipted
To give up the arms of every description, to be receipted for.The Story of the Mormons
William Alexander Linn
James Patterson receipted the note and gave it to your father.Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908
Lucy Maud Montgomery
It was her bill, receipted, which Ottillie had let fall in the haste of their early departure!A Woman's Will
The amount was twenty-nine dollars, which he paid and I receipted in full.Twenty Years of Hus'ling
J. P. Johnston
The Company were much pleased with me, and here are the receipted bills.Fifty-Two Stories For Girls
- 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 plural) an amount or article received
- archaic another word for recipe
- (tr) to acknowledge payment of (a bill), as by marking it
- mainly US to issue a receipt for (money, goods, etc)
Word Origin for receipt
Word Origin and History for receipted
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.