savings account


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savings account

n.
An account that draws interest at a bank.

savings account

n
(Banking & Finance) an account at a bank that accumulates interest

sav′ings account`


n.
a bank account with interest.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.savings account - a bank account that accumulates interestsavings account - a bank account that accumulates interest
bank account - a fund that a customer has entrusted to a bank and from which the customer can make withdrawals; "he moved his bank account to a new bank"
deposit account, time deposit account - a savings account in which the deposit is held for a fixed term or in which withdrawals can be made only after giving notice or with loss of interest
dormant account - a savings account showing no activity (other than posting interest) for some specified period; "the dormant account reverted to the state under escheat laws"
passbook savings account - a savings account in which deposits and withdrawals are recorded in the depositor's passbook
Translations
حِساب تَوْفير
spořitelní účet
opsparingskonto
takarékbetét
sparisjóîsreikningur
účet v sporiteľni
hranilni račun
tasarruf hesabı

savings account

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save1

(seiv) verb
1. to rescue or bring out of danger. He saved his friend from drowning; The house was burnt but he saved the pictures.
2. to keep (money etc) for future use. He's saving (his money) to buy a bicycle; They're saving for a house.
3. to prevent the using or wasting of (money, time, energy etc). Frozen foods save a lot of trouble; I'll telephone and that will save me writing a letter.
4. in football etc, to prevent the opposing team from scoring a goal. The goalkeeper saved six goals.
5. to free from the power of sin and evil.
6. to keep data in the computer.
noun
(in football etc) an act of preventing the opposing team from scoring a goal.
ˈsaver noun
a person or thing that saves, avoids waste etc. The telephone is a great time-saver.
ˈsaving noun
a way of saving money etc or the amount saved in this way. It's a great saving to be able to make one's own clothes.
ˈsavings noun plural
money saved up. He keeps his savings in the bank.
saviour , (American) savior (ˈseivjə) noun
1. (usually with capital) a person or god who saves people from sin, hell etc.
2. a person who rescues a person etc from danger etc. He was the saviour of his country.
saving grace
a good quality that makes up for a fault. His speeches are boring but they have the saving grace of being short.
savings account
an account in a bank or post office on which interest is paid.
savings bank
a bank that receives small savings and gives interest.
save up
to save. He's been saving up for a new bike.
References in classic literature ?
What with the accumulating savings account, the paying of the monthly furniture installment and the house rent, the spending money in pocket, and the good fare he was eating, he was puzzled as to how Saxon managed to pay for the goods used in her fancy work.
These are at Banco de Oro through Savings Account No.
Mumbai: Savings account in a bank is considered as the most traditional form of investment for it gives us the dual benefit of liquidity and interest.
Donald Trump made expanding the health savings account program a major component of his proposals for replacing the Affordable Care Act.
Ahlibank's Deputy CEO - Retail Banking, Andrew McKechnie said, "The Junior Savings Account is a product designed specifically to meet the long term savings needs of the emerging youth market, which we see as currently underserved in the Qatar market.
Junior Savings Account, Ahlibank said, will make "savings fun and allow parents to invest for their child's future and help turn their dreams into reality".
The research revealed that four in five adults have at least one savings account and nearly half of those with a savings account said they saved regularly.
In order to get a return on your savings, Moneyfacts has estimated that a basic-rate taxpayer at 20% needs to find a savings account paying 3% per annum.
Virat Diwanji has made the declaration on the augmentation in the savings account deposits of the bank and has stated that the Kotak Mahindra Bank has received Rs.
The new Everyday Interest Savings Account is an innovative product which offers clients interest on a day to day basis.
At Ala Wai Elementary School the Super Star Savings Account started in October 2009 with 78 accounts and now has over $8,000 in assets.
HSBC Advance, the online banking division of the bank, said that it is offering an online savings account rate that is more than double the national average savings-account rate.