Most people accept what the newspapers say as being correct. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '541042770', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, A letter of credit is a document sent from a bank or financial institute that guarantees that a seller will receive a buyer's payment on time and for the full amount. { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654195' }}, iasLog("exclusion label : wprod"); bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '1666926', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '1666926', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195455', size: [320, 50] }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195456', size: [336, 280] }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [300, 250] }}, priceGranularity: customGranularity, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [300, 250] }}, influence may apply to a force exercised and received consciously or unconsciously. { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654151' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448841' }}, an unshakable faith in God credence suggests intellectual assent without implying anything about grounds for assent. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot4_flex' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195458', size: [336, 280] }}, You children are so well behaved. Similar English verbs: own, work, craft Conjugate also care, conduct, dim, spread, dissolve, limit, embellish, cleanse, garner, slide enableSendAllBids: false // FIXME: (temporary) - send ad requests only if PlusPopup is not shown { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 250] }}, The fact that administrators fired the offending teacher immediately does the school credit. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971065', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, {code: 'ad_contentslot_3', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [336, 280]] } }, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446385' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot3_mobile_flex' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_HDX' }}, Meaning of credit. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_leftslot_160x600' }}, name: "criteo" What made you want to look up credit? { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448834' }}, The word in the example sentence does not match the entry word. Familiarity information: CREDIT used as a noun is familiar. 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What, however, should people receive tax credits for doing? Define credit. expires: 365 { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, Word forms: plural, 3rd person singular present tense credits, present participle crediting, past tense, past participle credited 1. uncountable noun [oft on NOUN] If you are allowed credit, you are allowed to pay for goods or services several weeks or months after you have received them. Slippery Words Quiz—Changing with the Times. initAdSlotRefresher(); const customGranularity = { googletag.pubads().setCategoryExclusion('lcp').setCategoryExclusion('resp').setCategoryExclusion('wprod'); { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654157' }}, We must do everything we can to keep her on board. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'credit.' English Language Learners Definition of credit (Entry 2 of 2), See the full definition for credit in the English Language Learners Dictionary, Legal Definition of credit (Entry 2 of 2), Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for credit, Nglish: Translation of credit for Spanish Speakers, Britannica English: Translation of credit for Arabic Speakers, Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about credit. 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{ bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, Definition of credit in the Definitions.net dictionary. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971081', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, 'increment': 0.5, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195454', size: [336, 280] }}, 2. ascribe an achievement to. googletag.enableServices(); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195452', size: [336, 280] }}, belief, faith, credence, credit mean assent to the truth of something offered for acceptance. filter: 'include' ... verb. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot_flex' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_btmslot_300x250' }}, var pbAdUnits = getPrebidSlots(curResolution); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [320, 50] }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '541042770', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, From etymonline credit (verb) 1540s, "to believe, be sure of the truth of," from credit (n.). {code: 'ad_contentslot_1', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [336, 280]] } }, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_topslot' }}]}, {code: 'ad_topslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_topslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_topslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 50], [320, 50], [320, 100]] } }, "sign-in": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/auth/signin?rid=READER_ID", { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11653860' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195466', size: [728, 90] }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776144', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, var googletag = googletag || {}; You should all be proud. googletag.cmd = googletag.cmd || []; { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448838' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot3' }}]}, iasLog("setting page_url: - https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/credit"); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448839' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971070', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot3_mobile_flex' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot4_flex' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446383' }}, 'cap': true { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot1' }}]}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}, a credit to (someone or something) A person or thing that reflects very well on someone or something. dfpSlots['topslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/23202586/cdo_topslot', [], 'ad_topslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_topslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'top').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, {code: 'ad_contentslot_1', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [336, 280]] } }, Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge! 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Perhaps he felt that the allegation would not be credited, but that seems unlikely. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195455', size: [320, 100] }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, }, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}]}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '1666926', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971079', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654152' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654189' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_leftslot' }}, If funds did not report option weights, then a simple average of crediting rates is reported. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [160, 600] }}, filterSettings: { { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, if(pl_p) { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, bidders: '*', Delivered to your inbox! { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195452', size: [336, 280] }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971074', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448839' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195459', size: [300, 50] }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195452', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, There are enough people in the world who wouldn't want to live in a world without movies/music/tv, there are also many people who either seem to worship entertainers, or try to get other people to do so. googletag.pubads().set("page_url", "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/credit"); bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776144', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971066', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, {code: 'ad_contentslot_4', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [336, 280]] } }, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195455', size: [300, 50] }}, Example from the Hansard archive. 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