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tab

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of tab

  1. 1 a record of goods sold or services performed together with the costs due <I don't have any cash on me, so can you put this on my tab?> Synonyms account, check, invoice, statement, {h,1}billRelated Words receipt, reckoning; document, ledger, record; charge, cost, expense, fee, price, rate, toll; score, tally

  2. 2 the amount owed at a bar or restaurant or the slip of paper stating the amount <asked the server to put our dinners on separate tabs so we could each pay for our own meal> Synonyms bill, checkRelated Words invoice, receipt; account, reckoning, record, statement; charge, cost, damage, expense, fee, figure; score, tally




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