Receipt - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈsiːt|  American pronunciation of the word receipt
Brit.  |rɪˈsiːt|  British pronunciation of the word receipt


- the act of receiving (syn: reception)
- an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made


- report the receipt of (syn: acknowledge)
- mark or stamp as paid


The form should be completed and returned within 30 days of receipt.

Open immediately upon receipt of the package.

Our company deposits cash receipts every day.

We acknowledge (the) receipt of your fax.

Keep your receipt in case you want to bring it back.

Make sure you get receipts for everything.

Can you give me a receipt?

The booking will be made on receipt of a deposit.

We are in receipt of your letter of the 15th May.

The customer acknowledged receipt of a shipment.

Export receipts in January totalled $626 million.

My wife has Multiple Sclerosis and is in receipt of disability living allowance.

We are in receipt of your letter.

The clerk handed her the receipt

Any person who wants a refund must have a receipt.

Word forms

singular: receipt
plural: receipts
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