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Princeton's WordNet

  1. creditsnoun

    a list of acknowledgements of those who contributed to the creation of a film (usually run at the end of the film)


  1. creditsnoun

    Plural form of credit.


  1. credits

    Credits refer to different things depending on the context. Generally, they can refer to: 1. Recognition for work or contribution in various fields such as film, television, music, or academic settings. 2. A form of virtual or physical currency in banking or finance, such as credit scores, credit cards, or lines of credit, representing borrowing capacity. 3. In an educational context, 'credits' usually refer to units that quantify the number of hours or value assigned to a specific course or class in a school curriculum. 4. In accounting, it refers to an entry on the right side of a double-entry bookkeeping system that represents the decrease of an asset or expense or the increase of equity, revenue, or liability. So, the definition varies depending on the context.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of credits in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of credits in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of credits in a Sentence

  1. Warut Promboon:

    It's a sign that bailouts are not for everybody and that the slowing economy is taking its toll on the non-investment grade sector, the strong names will get the benefit of cheap funding because the central bank will keep monetary conditions easy while the riskier credits will have a hard time refinancing because of weakening metrics.

  2. Jon Whiten:

    Now the state can't even afford the anticipated first-year loss from the tax credits, and is looking at kicking the can even further down the road.

  3. Mark Cohen:

    Obviously they are all going to be gone shortly, this movie has ended, and we're watching the credits roll endlessly.

  4. Charles Lemonides:

    'We're only going to lend money to really good credits' is a good model if you're a bank, but if you're trying to rescue businesses that are otherwise failing, it's not a very good strategy.

  5. Daniel Ives:

    They're not going to stay at 80-90 % share of the EV market, but they can keep growing even with much lower market share, we're looking at north of 3 million to 4 million vehicles annually as we go into 2025-26, with 40 % of that growth coming from China. We believe now they are on the trajectory that even without [ the EV ] credits they'll still be profitable.

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