- credit card
- Any card, plate or coupon book that may be used repeatedly to borrow money or buy goods and services on credit. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary
* * *credit card credit card ➔ card
* * *A card that allows the holder to make purchases on borrowed money, repayable at varying intervals and at varying rates of interest. A widespread and popular means of obtaining credit for goods and services in developed economies, particularly the United States.► See also Debit Card.
* * *credit card UK US noun [C]► COMMERCE a small plastic card that can be used to buy goods or services and then pay for them at a later time: accept/take credit cards »
Online merchants rely on electronic payments, and it would hurt their businesses if they did not accept credit cards.pay with a/by credit card »
We do not take cheques, but you can pay by cash, credit card, or debit card.credit card balance/bill/debt »
Almost two thirds of us don't clear our credit card balance every month.
Financial and business terms. 2012.