Definitions for Receiptrɪˈsit
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a written acknowledgment of having received money or goods as specified.
receipts, the amount or quantity received.
the act of receiving or the state of being received.
something that is received.
(v.t.)to acknowledge in writing the payment of (a bill).
to give a receipt for (money, goods, etc.).
(v.i.)to give a receipt, as for money or goods.
Origin of receipt:
1350–1400; ME receite < AF (OF reçoite) < L recepta, fem. ptp. of recipere to receive
the act of receiving
an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made
report the receipt of
"The program committee acknowledged the submission of the authors of the paper"
mark or stamp as paid
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a piece of paper showing you paid for sth
You can get your money back if you have a receipt.
the act of receiving
Payment will be made on receipt of the goods.
The act of receiving, or the fact of having been received
The fact of having received a blow, injury etc.
A quantity or amount received; takings
This weekend's receipts alone cover our costs to mount the production!
A written acknowledgment that a specified article or sum of money has been received
A recipe, instructions, prescription
A revenue office
To give or write a receipt (for something)
To mark a bill as having been paid
Origin: Recorded since c.1386 as "statement of ingredients in a potion or medicine," from or receite "receipt, recipe" (1304), altered (by influence of receit "he receives," from Vulgar Latin *recipit) from recete, from receptus, past participle of recipere, itself from re- 'back' + cipere (an alteration of capere 'to take')
the act of receiving; reception
reception, as an act of hospitality
capability of receiving; capacity
place of receiving
hence, a recess; a retired place
a formulary according to the directions of which things are to be taken or combined; a recipe; as, a receipt for making sponge cake
a writing acknowledging the taking or receiving of goods delivered; an acknowledgment of money paid
that which is received; that which comes in, in distinction from what is expended, paid out, sent away, and the like; -- usually in the plural; as, the receipts amounted to a thousand dollars
to give a receipt for; as, to receipt goods delivered by a sheriff
to put a receipt on, as by writing or stamping; as, to receipt a bill
to give a receipt, as for money paid
Translations for Receipt
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the act of receiving or being received
Please sign this form to acknowledge receipt of the money.
- reciboPortuguese (BR)
- příjem, přijetíCzech
- der EmpfangGerman
- recibo, recepciónSpanish
- رسید؛ اعلام وصولFarsi
- primitak, primanjeCroatian
- رسید؛ اعلام وصولPersian
- رسيد، سند، رسيدنه، درسيدپاڼه، رسول، سندولPashto
- príjem, prijatieSlovak
- mottagande, erhållandeSwedish
- teslim almaTurkish
- （被）收到Chinese (Trad.)
- одержання, отриманняUkrainian
- وصول کرنے کا عملUrdu
- sự nhận đượcVietnamese
- 收到Chinese (Simp.)
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