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Synonyms for credit

source of satisfaction or pride

Synonyms

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

credit someone with something

Synonyms

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

credit something to someone

Synonyms

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

on credit

Synonyms

  • 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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

have trust in

References in classic literature ?
Tabitha Twitchit immediately raised the price of everything a half-penny; and she continued to refuse to give credit.
It is not easy to see how a step of this kind could be avoided; and if it should be taken, it is evident that it would prove the destruction of public credit at the very moment that it was becoming essential to the public safety.
Well, this letter gives the Count of Monte Cristo unlimited credit on our house."
"Why, truly," replied Monte Cristo, determined not to lose an inch of the ground he had gained, "my reason for desiring an `unlimited' credit was precisely because I did not know how much money I might need."
Now, sir, you have but to say the word, and I will spare you all uneasiness by presenting my letter of credit to one or other of these two firms." The blow had struck home, and Danglars was entirely vanquished; with a trembling hand he took the two letters from the count, who held them carelessly between finger and thumb, and proceeded to scrutinize the signatures, with a minuteness that the count might have regarded as insulting, had it not suited his present purpose to mislead the banker.
The fruit store, where Martin had bought his vegetables, was run by an American whose business principles were so weak that he let Martin run a bill of five dollars before stopping his credit. The baker stopped at two dollars, and the butcher at four dollars.
It was simply a question of preserving his credit by means which were legitimately at his disposal.
If any of them get stuck, you go around yourself and guarantee their credit with the butchers and grocers.
Beginning with the crash of several of the greatest Eastern banking houses, the tightness spread, until every bank in the country was calling in its credits. Daylight was caught, and caught because of the fact that for the first time he had been playing the legitimate business game.
Yes, I actually had to give that thing up--while doubtless I should live to see somebody use it and take all the credit from me.
"And what credit can the poor clerk of a procurer have, pray?"
"Since I maintain that I have no credit, and you maintain I have."
'Mr Abel's feelings did credit to his nature, and credit to your nature, ma'am, and his father's nature, and human nature.
Here is what you need to know about credit bureaus and what they do with your credit score.
Under the Amazon Credit Builder card, customers with no credit history or bad credit can secure the credit card by putting down a security deposit.