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Synonyms for credit

source of satisfaction or pride


  • source of satisfaction or pride
  • asset
  • honour
  • feather in your cap

credit someone with something


  • attribute to
  • assign to
  • ascribe to
  • accredit to
  • impute to
  • chalk up to

credit something to someone


  • attribute to
  • ascribe to
  • accredit to
  • impute to
  • chalk up to

on credit


  • on account
  • by instalments
  • on tick
  • on hire-purchase
  • on the slate
  • by deferred payment
  • on (the) H.P.

Synonyms for credit

mental acceptance of the truth or actuality of something

favorable notice, as of an achievement

the act of attributing

to have confidence in the truthfulness of


to regard as belonging to or resulting from another

Synonyms for credit

an accounting entry acknowledging income or capital items

used in the phrase 'to your credit' in order to indicate an achievement deserving praise

arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services

recognition by a college or university that a course of studies has been successfully completed

a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage

an entry on a list of persons who contributed to a film or written work

an estimate, based on previous dealings, of a person's or an organization's ability to fulfill their financial commitments

give someone credit for something

ascribe an achievement to

accounting: enter as credit


have trust in

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