Definition of acquittance in English:
nounLaw , dated
A written receipt attesting the settlement of a fine or debt.
- The University will provide accurate and timely acquittances to granting bodies in accordance with the terms and conditions specified in each grant contract or agreement.
- Upon partial payment, the creditor may insist on receiving a new bond for the remnant, or he may give an acquittance for the part paid.
- Requirements to be met so that paid cheques do not have to be obtained from banks by public health organisations as acquittances for payment made.
Words that rhyme with acquittanceadmittance, intermittence, pittance, quittance, remittance
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