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Credit

Definition

  1. The ability of a customer to obtain goods or services before payment, based on the trust that payment will be made in the future.
  2. Public acknowledgement or praise, given or received when a person’s responsibility for an action or idea becomes apparent.

Example

  1. She bought her new bike on credit.
  2. Selfishly, he took the credit for the project even though he did only a fraction of the labour.

 

2

Evaluate

Definition

Form an idea of the amount, number, or value of; assess.

Example


Her dad evaluated his daughter’s finances.

 

3

Institute

Definition

  1. An organisation having a particular purpose, especially one that is involved with science, education, or a specific profession.
  2. introduce or establish (a scheme, undertaking, or policy)

Example

  1. The institute of Physics supported the theory of Condensed Matter.
  2. The teacher instituted a policy of only asking students who did not put their hands up.