Meaning of RECEIPT in English

/ri seet"/ , n.

1. a written acknowledgment of having received a specified amount of money, goods, etc.

2. receipts , the amount or quantity received.

3. the act of receiving or the state of being received.

4. something that is received.

5. a recipe.


6. to acknowledge in writing the payment of (a bill).

7. to give a receipt for (money, goods, etc.).


8. to give a receipt, as for money or goods.

[ 1350-1400; ME receite recoite ) recepta, fem. ptp. of recipere to RECEIVE ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .