credit card

Definition

Any card that may be used repeatedly to borrow money or buy products and services on credit. Issued by banks, savings and loans, retail stores, and other businesses.

Use credit card in a sentence

Pay your credit card balance off in full each billing period, if you want to avoid paying interest or finance charges.

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Felicia used her credit card to purchase the items needed for the office party and then submitted the receipt to her company for reimbursement.

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I've made a real effort to cut down on excessive use of my credit card, only deciding to use it sparingly and making sure to pay off the balance every month.

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