noun cred·i·tor \ˈkre-di-tər, -ˌtr\

: a person, bank, or company that lends money to someone

Full Definition of CREDITOR

:  one to whom a debt is owed; especially :  a person to whom money or goods are due

Examples of CREDITOR

  1. She owes thousands of dollars to creditors.

First Known Use of CREDITOR

15th century

Rhymes with CREDITOR


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