receipt has definitions from the field of business
1
[ noun ] the act of receiving

Synonyms

receiving reception

Used in print

(Frieda Arkin, "The Light of the Sea," in The...)

`` I suppose it has to do with the property '' , Mark had said over the telephone when they had discussed their receipt of the letters .

Related terms

acquiring acknowledge

2
[ noun ] (business) an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made

Used in print

(John Cheever, "The Brigadier and the Golf Widow,"...)

Mrs._Pastern had been given sixteen names , a bundle of literature , and a printed book of receipts .

3
[ verb ] report the receipt of

Synonyms

acknowledge

Examples

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

Related terms

declare communicate

4
[ verb ] mark or stamp as paid

Related terms

check

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