cheque stub

UK / US noun [countable]
Word forms "cheque stub":
singular cheque stub plural cheque stubs
the small piece of paper left in your chequebook when you tear out a cheque

English dictionary. 2014.

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  • cheque stub — UK US noun [countable] [singular cheque stub plural cheque stubs] the small piece of paper left in your chequebook when you tear out a cheque Thesaurus: cheques and using cheques …   Useful english dictionary

  • cheque stub — BrE check stub AmE noun (C) the part of a cheque that is left when you tear it out of a cheque book, used for recording the amount you have spent …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • cheque stub — /tʃek stʌb/ noun a piece of paper left in a cheque book after a cheque has been written and taken out …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • stub — [[t]stʌ̱b[/t]] stubs, stubbing, stubbed 1) N COUNT: with supp The stub of a cigarette or a pencil is the last short piece of it which remains when the rest has been used. He pulled the stub of a pencil from behind his ear. ...an ashtray of… …   English dictionary

  • stub — ► NOUN 1) the remnant of a pencil, cigarette, or similar shaped object after use. 2) a shortened or unusually short thing. 3) the counterfoil of a cheque, ticket, or other document. ► VERB (stubbed, stubbing) 1) accidentally strike (one s toe)… …   English terms dictionary

  • Cheque — A Canadian cheque …   Wikipedia

  • Cheque and Credit Clearing Company — The Cheque and Credit Clearing Company Limited is a membership based industry body with 12 settlement members. The company has managed the cheque clearing system in England and Wales since 1985, and in all of Great Britain since 1996 when it took …   Wikipedia

  • stub — Often used in risk arbitrage. Piece of equity security left over from a major cash or security distribution from a recapitalization. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * stub stub [stʌb] noun [countable] the part of something such as a cheque… …   Financial and business terms

  • stub — stub1 [stʌb] n [: Old English; Origin: stybb] 1.) the short part of something long and thin, such as a cigarette or pencil, that is left when the rest has been used ▪ a pencil stub 2.) the part of a ticket that is given back to you after it has… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cheque — (BrE) (AmE check) noun ADJECTIVE ▪ big, fat (informal), large ▪ blank ▪ monthly ▪ bad …   Collocations dictionary

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