bank book

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Related to bank book: Cash Book
دفتر دَفْتَر الحِساب المَصْرَفي
vkladní knížka
bankabók, sparisjóîsbók
vkladná knižka
banka defteri


(bӕŋk) noun
1. a place where money is lent or exchanged, or put for safety and/or to acquire interest. He has plenty of money in the bank; I must go to the bank today.
2. a place for storing other valuable material. A blood bank.
to put into a bank. He banks his wages every week.
ˈbanker noun
a person who owns or manages a bank.
bank book
a book recording money deposited in, or withdrawn from, a bank.
banker's card (also cheque card)
a card issued by a bank guaranteeing payment of the holder's cheques.
bank holiday
a day on which banks are closed (and which is often also a public holiday).
ˈbank-note noun
a piece of paper issued by a bank, used as money.
bank on
to rely on. Don't bank on me – I'll probably be late.
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References in classic literature ?
Reckoning up his money and his bank book, he found that he had left one thousand eight hundred roubles, and nothing coming in before the New Year.
Sees book.] Margaret, you have cut open my bank book. You have no right to do such a thing!
Sometimes on rainy afternoons in the store she got out her bank book and, letting it lie open before her, spent hours dreaming impossible dreams of saving money enough so that the interest would support both herself and her future husband.
They took on the semblance of yellow, twenty-dollar gold pieces, of yellow-backed paper bills of the government stamping of the United States, of bank books, and of rich coupons ripe for the clipping--and all shot through the flashings of the form of a rough-coated Irish terrier, on a galaxy of brilliantly-lighted stages, mouth open, nose upward to the drops, singing, ever singing, as no dog had ever been known to sing in the world before.
He'd found a bank book with a balance of PS1900 and needed to know if the account existed or not.
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AS her indoors is not too nimble on her pins any more, it is down to muggins to do the up town shopping and banking thing, and so, armed with her bank book, some dosh and a bus pass I made the three-mile journey into that pearl of the Midlands, Wolverhampton.
Faulkner was entrusted to pay cheques into the account and was given the bank book so a record of all payments could be kept.
A woman stole a bank book from the victim when she dropped her bag on the floor in Sycamore Avenue on Thursday, February 27.
Adams, 39, stumbled on a stolen bank book as he found himself unfit to work through depression brought on by his release from jail after he was cleared of murder.
Are we expected to believe that pounds 350,000 coming into the family bank book is not even mentioned at the breakfast table?
Since he was leaving in two days he asked Dinkins to "advance him the amount of fifteen dollars." The affidavit goes on to say that Griffin gave Dinkins his bank book in return for a fifteen dollar cash advance.