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installment plan

Syllabification: in·stall·ment plan

Definition of installment plan in English:

noun

An arrangement for payment by installments.
Example sentences
  • Failure to do so can lead to the instalment plan being withdrawn and recovery action being taken through the courts.
  • This ‘cash and carry system’ included the refusal to purchase any need with a personal cheque, on credit, or using any type of instalment plan.
  • Apparently no mainstream publisher was interested in the ninth volume in his Legends of Ethshar series, so he is offering the book online on a sort of instalment plan.

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