Definition of Checking account

1. Noun. A bank account against which the depositor can draw checks that are payable on demand.

Exact synonyms: Chequing Account, Current Account
Generic synonyms: Bank Account
Geographical relationships: United States, Canada, Britain



Definition of Checking account

1. Noun. A current account; a bank account from which money can easily be transferred, by check(US)/cheque(UK) or other means. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Checking Account

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checking account (current term)
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Literary usage of Checking account

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Reportby Colorado, Division of Finance, Dept. of Finances and Taxation by Colorado, Division of Finance, Dept. of Finances and Taxation (1918)
"... Cash deposited in First Nation il Bank, Denver, Colorado, checking account 316 ... Denver, Colorado, checking account , 100 578.fifi Cash deposited in ..."

2. Emerging Electronic Methods for Making Retail Payments by Judith S. Ruud, Philip Webre (1996)
"Typically, the consumer uses his or her regular checking account with a bank or service and then draws down those funds using special electronic checks and ..."

3. Farm Accounting by Hiram Thompson Scovill (1918)
"The Cash account balance, after posting, should equal the amount of cash in the checking account at the bank, plus the amount in one's purse, ..."

4. Junior High School Mathematics by Edson Homer Taylor (1919)
"checking account. Money that is deposited to be withdrawn in such amounts and at such tunes as the depositor wishes is kept in a checking account. ..."

5. Personal Banking Fraud: Hearings Before the Committee on Banking and edited by James A. Leach (2000)
"Many fraudulent actors persuade consumers, either over the telephone or through the mail, to divulge their checking account numbers by telling them that ..."

6. Personal Finance by Robert S. Rosefsky (2002)
"Personal Action Worksheet Earnings and Costs of checking accounts This is designed to help you compare the costs of various checking account plans ..."

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