Definition of creditor in English:


Line breaks: cred|it¦or
Pronunciation: /ˈkrɛdɪtə


  • A person or company to whom money is owing: he sold his Ferraris to pay off his creditors [as modifier]: creditor banks
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    • Profits from the new company would be used to pay back farmer creditors some of the money due to them.
    • The retailer may then transfer that value electronically either to his creditors or to his bank account.
    • You drastically cut back on basic necessities such as food or travel to pay creditors.

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