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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A book in which a record is kept of money paid out and taken in.

Usage examples (40)
  • The accountant uses a ledger to keep track of all of the money matters.
  • Yes, the credit side of our ledger is amply filled.
  • But, you know, the negative side of the ledger is that it really points up more luck than initiative.
  • Growing up, I faithfully recorded my youthful experiences in ledger books my father brought home from the office. for more
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