What does banks mean?

Definitions for banks
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Banks, Sir Joseph Banks(noun)

    English botanist who accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage to the Pacific Ocean (1743-1820)

Freebase

  1. Banks

    Banks is a town in Pike County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 179.

Editors Contribution

  1. banks

    Plural noun and verb form of the word bank.

    The national banks were regulated by the government and told to ensure they had an agreed amount of capital reserves.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 7, 2016  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'banks' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1553

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'banks' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3089

How to pronounce banks?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say banks in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of banks in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of banks in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of banks in a Sentence

  1. Ben Bernanke:

    Ninety-seven percent of loans are made by the government, not banks. So it is a fiscal issue and an issue for students who have debt because it affects their ability to buy houses and cars.

  2. Ueli Maurer:

    I don't think (Libra has a chance in its current form), because central banks will not accept the basket of currencies underpinning it, the project, in this form, has thus failed.

  3. Michalis Pilides:

    It was difficult, there was a shortage of liquidity and bureaucracy in moving capital around, but gradually we got used to it and the situation improved, both the state and banks introduced deep structural changes and that was instrumental in regaining trust which allowed controls to be relaxed.

  4. Luo Wenbo:

    This is really good news for banks, because after the swap, these debts get quasi-state backing and the risks of default are greatly reduced.

  5. Frederic Oudea:

    Of course, it is not a matter of returning to the banks pre-crisis race for balance sheet size...but rather one of ensuring that there will still be some European banking institutions capable of meeting the needs of international clients operating around the world.

Images & Illustrations of banks

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