charge card

noun

Definition of charge card

Examples of charge card in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Formerly known as BackOffice, the online accounting startup will use its infusion of cash to help expand the company’s workforce and implement a corporate charge card for medium and small businesses. Gene Marks, Forbes, 27 Mar. 2022 The ensuing embarrassment inspired him to propose a new kind of charge card: one that was members-based, would work anywhere and earned its profit by charging each customer an annual fee. Amanda Foreman, WSJ, 17 Mar. 2022 This column wouldn’t be complete without mentioning these outstanding smaller, specialty, regional, seasonal and neighborhood nurseries that could tempt us to whip out a charge card. oregonlive, 8 July 2021 Customers who spend $100 or more will get an extra 20% off most items with coupon code YOUSAVE, while those who pay with a Kohl's charge card will save an extra 15% to 30% at checkout. Arielle Tschinkel, USA TODAY, 14 Dec. 2020 Usually this assistance is in the form of a coupon or charge card designed specifically to reduce the patient’s out-of-pocket costs to something manageable. Peter Kolchinsky, STAT, 30 June 2020 Customers who pay with a Kohl's charge card will also get an extra discount. Melissa Lee, USA TODAY, 18 June 2020 And, because Kohl’s is legendary for just stacking on the deals, Kohl's cardholders will save even more (up to 30%) when using their Kohl's charge card (apply here). Shayna Murphy, USA TODAY, 16 June 2020 Agency charge card spending through commercial online portals has grown 92% from fiscal year 2014 to fiscal year 2018; that trend will only increase. Emily W. Murphy, Fortune, 29 Jan. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of charge card

1950, in the meaning defined above

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6 Apr 2022

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“Charge card.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/charge%20card. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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