give credit
index concur (agree), lend, recommend

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  • give credit to — index trust Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • give credit to — give recognition to, praise, acknowledge, commend, honour …   English contemporary dictionary

  • give credit for — To acknowledge as having (a quality, certain level of competence, etc) • • • Main Entry: ↑credit …   Useful english dictionary

  • give credit where credit is due — The older form with honour (principally in the sense ‘obeisance, homage’) is now rare. Cf. ROMANS xiii. 7 (Reims) Render therefore to all men their due:..to whom honour, honour. 1777 S. ADAMS Letter 29 Oct. in Collections of Massachusetts Hist.… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • credit — [kred′it] n. [Fr crédit < It credito < L creditus, pp. of credere: see CREED] 1. belief or trust; confidence; faith 2. Rare the quality of being credible or trustworthy 3. a) the favorable estimate of a person s character; reputation; good… …   English World dictionary

  • Credit — Cred it (kr[e^]d [i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Credited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Crediting}.] 1. To confide in the truth of; to give credence to; to put trust in; to believe. [1913 Webster] How shall they credit A poor unlearned virgin? Shak. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • credit policy — ➔ policy * * * credit policy UK US noun [C or U] (plural credit policies) ► FINANCE, BANKING, COMMERCE a set of principles that a financial organization or business uses in deciding who it will loan money to or give credit (= the ability to pay… …   Financial and business terms

  • credit — I n. time given for payment 1) to allow, give, extend, offer credit (this store does not give credit) 2) to deny, refuse smb. credit 3) consumer credit 4) on credit (to buy smt. on credit) recognition honor 5) to do credit to; to reflect credit… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • credit — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. faith, belief; credibility, trust; credit, borrowing power. v. t. believe, trust; credit. See accounting. II Borrowing power Nouns 1. credit, trust, score, tally, account, tab; loan (see debt);… …   English dictionary for students

  • credit — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 arrangement to pay later; money borrowed ADJECTIVE ▪ long term, short term ▪ interest free ▪ foreign ▪ bank ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

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