traveller's cheque


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traveller's cheque

n
(Banking & Finance) a cheque in any of various denominations sold for use abroad by a bank, etc, to the bearer, who signs it on purchase and can cash it by signing it again
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traveller's cheque

traveler's check (Am) ntraveller's cheque m inv

travel

(ˈtrӕvl) past tense, past participle ˈtravelled , (American) ˈtraveled verb
1. to go from place to place; to journey. I travelled to Scotland by train; He has to travel a long way to school.
2. to move. Light travels in a straight line.
3. to visit places, especially foreign countries. He has travelled a great deal.
noun
the act of travelling. Travel to and from work can be very tiring.
ˈtraveller noun
a person who travels. a weary traveller.
ˈtravelogue , (American) ˈtravelog noun
a film, article, talk etc about travels.
ˈtravels noun plural
the visiting of foreign countries etc. She's off on her travels again.
travel agency, travel bureau
a place where one can arrange journeys, book tickets etc. We went to the travel agency to book our holidays.
travel agent
a person in charge of, or working in, a travel agency.
ˈtraveller's cheque noun
(American traveler's check) a cheque that a person can use in a foreign country instead of money, or to change into local money.

ˈtraveller's palm

a palm of the banana family, with a row of large leaves at the crown.

traveller's cheque

شِيكٌ سِيَاحِيّ cestovní šek rejsecheck Reisescheck ταξιδιωτική επιταγή cheque de viaje, cheque viajero matkasekki chèque de voyage putnički ček travellers cheque 旅行者用小切手 여행자 수표 travellercheque reisesjekk czek podróżny cheque de viagem, cheque viagem дорожный чек resecheck เช็คเดินทาง seyahat çeki séc du lịch 旅行支票
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While 60 percent of those that carried cash ran out of money before the end of their holiday, only 14 percent of traveller's cheque carriers suffered the same problem.
MICHAEL Ward was just looking to earn a few pounds after being laid off from his job as a builder when he fell victim to the traveller's cheque scam.
A traveller's cheque is a preprinted, fixed-amount cheque designed to allow the person signing it to make an unconditional payment to someone else as a result of having paid the issuer for C that privilege.
Travel group Thomas Cook is to launch a new traveller's cheque issued in the euro currency.
The electronic traveller's cheque has arrived - as forecast in Money Matters last month.
The humble traveller's cheque is about to undergo a dramatic sea change.
FRAUDSTERS are attempting to dupe people into cashing forged dollar or euro traveller's cheques, police warned yesterday.
In Heathrow airport I decided to buy some traveller's cheques, but before I did I asked what happens if I had a fatal heart attack before I use them Would my next of kin be able to reclaim my money or put it back into my estate?