Definition of creditworthy in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkredətˌwərT͟Hē/


(Of a person or company) considered suitable to receive credit, especially because of being reliable in paying money back in the past.
Example sentences
  • It is still a buyer's market for creditworthy clients.
  • The average rate for the credit lines is the prime rate - the interest rate banks charge their most creditworthy customers.
  • There is sufficient bank credit available, for creditworthy people.



Pronunciation: /ˈkredətˌwərT͟Hēnis/
Example sentences
  • This, of course, assumes that the taxpayer has adequate financial resources and creditworthiness to qualify for that financing.
  • Immigrant borrowers, who operate largely in cash, don't need a credit score to establish creditworthiness.
  • Such factors include things like the applicant's creditworthiness and financial need.

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Syllabification: cred·it·worth·y

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