cash·​book | \ ˈkash-ˌbu̇k How to pronounce cashbook (audio) \

Definition of cashbook

: a book in which record is kept of all cash receipts and disbursements

Examples of cashbook in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The smoking gun was at the end of the cashbook, where an anonymous hand is settling Hamilton’s estate following his death. David Kindy, Smithsonian Magazine, 10 Nov. 2020 One of those documents includes Hamilton’s own cashbook, which is available online at the Library of Congress. David Kindy, Smithsonian Magazine, 10 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of cashbook

1606, in the meaning defined above

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“Cashbook.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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