Definition of passbook in English:

passbook

Syllabification: pass·book
Pronunciation: /ˈpasˌbo͝ok
 
/

noun

  • A booklet issued by a bank to an account holder for recording sums deposited and withdrawn.
    More example sentences
    • Just like a time deposit versus a passbook savings account, there's a trade off: cost-effectiveness versus accessibility.
    • If you find an old passbook for a building society no longer on the high street, you can look up where the money has gone on the Association's website here.
    • It's like a time-deposit bank account versus a passbook savings account.

More definitions of passbook

Definition of passbook in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw