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Definition 1: the act of receiving - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for receipt in the sense of this definition

(receipt is a kind of ...) the act of acquiring something

"I envied his talent for acquiring" "he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving"

Definition 2: an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made - [noun denoting communication]

(receipt is a kind of ...) a statement acknowledging something or someone

"she must have seen him but she gave no sign of acknowledgment" "the preface contained an acknowledgment of those who had helped her"

(... is a kind of receipt ) a torn part of a ticket returned to the holder as a receipt

(... is a kind of receipt ) a receipt given by the carrier to the shipper acknowledging receipt of the goods being shipped and specifying the terms of delivery

(... is a kind of receipt ) a pawnbroker's receipt for articles taken as security

Definition 3: mark or stamp as paid - [verb of cognition]

(receipt is a kind of ...) put a check mark on or near or next to

"Please check each name on the list" "tick off the items" "mark off the units"

Definition 4: report the receipt of - [verb of communication]

Samples where receipt or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The program committee acknowledged the submission of the authors of the paper

Synonyms for receipt in the sense of this definition

(receipt is a kind of ...) transmit information

"Please communicate this message to all employees" "pass along the good news"

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