Definitions of receipt

  1. To give a receipt ( for).
  2. To give a receipt for; as, to receipt goods delivered by a sheriff.
  3. To put a receipt on, as by writing or stamping; as, to receipt a bill.
  4. To sign in acknowledgment of payment; as, to receipt a bill.
  5. To give a receipt for: to sign.
  6. To give a receipt, as for money paid.
  7. Give a written acknowledgment of money paid.
  8. mark or stamp as paid
  9. To sign a written acknowledgment of having received goods, money, & c.
  10. an acknowledgment ( usually tangible) that payment has been made
  11. Reception, as an act of hospitality.
  12. Capability of receiving; capacity.
  13. Place of receiving.
  14. Hence, a recess; a retired place.
  15. A formulary according to the directions of which things are to be taken or combined; a recipe; as, a receipt for making sponge cake.
  16. A writing acknowledging the taking or receiving of goods delivered; an acknowledgment of money paid.
  17. That which is received; that which comes in, in distinction from what is expended, paid out, sent away, and the like; - usually in the plural; as, the receipts amounted to a thousand dollars.
  18. The act of getting, or state of having, anything that has been given, sent, etc.; as, the receipt of a letter; in receipt of news; a direction for making something by mixing certain things together, especially in cookery; a recipe; a written acknowledgment of anything had from another; that which is taken, in distinction to that which is given out; usually in the.
  19. Act of receiving: place of receiving: power of holding: a written acknowledgment of anything received: that which is received: a receipe.
  20. Act of receiving; written acknowledgment of anything received.
  21. To give a receipt; affix a receipt to.
  22. The act of receiving; that which is received; a written acknowledgment of anything received.
  23. The act of receiving; the place of receiving; reception; that which is received; prescription; acknowledgment of money or goods received.
  24. A written acknowledgment of having received goods or money, & c.; in Scrip., place of receiving; written instructions for compounding certain ingredients, as for making a cake, pastry, a cordial, for tanning leather, & c.