credit line


Definition of credit line

2 : a line, note, or name that acknowledges the source of an item (such as a news dispatch or television program)

Examples of credit line in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In May, China unveiled a 33-point plan to help prop up China’s economy that featured a $120 billion credit line for infrastructure projects, including money set aside to support the property sector. Grady Mcgregor, Fortune, 2 Sep. 2022 India has been a key supporter during the financial crisis, having poured in about $3 billion in assistance, including a $1 billion credit line for essential imports and a $400 million swap. Reuters, CNN, 16 June 2022 Apart from the $1 billion credit line for importing food, medicine and other essentials, India has also previously extended $500 million financing to import fuel. Anusha Ondaatjie,, 28 Mar. 2022 Qi Zhenhong told reporters that Beijing is studying the Sri Lankan government’s appeal for a $1 billion loan and $1.5 billion credit line. Bharatha Mallawarachi, ajc, 21 Mar. 2022 In New Delhi this week, the finance minister will sign the $1-billion credit line previously agreed with India to bring in key imports of medicine, food and fuel. NBC News, 16 Mar. 2022 The new arrangement will reduce the debt exposure of the JPMorgan credit line by more than half while Bed Bath & Beyond retains access to about $800 million in borrowing capacity. Inti Pacheco, WSJ, 31 Aug. 2022 The commission will seek to raise funds on the market as early as this summer to fund the credit line. Arkansas Online, 2 July 2022 Sri Lanka is waiting for official confirmation on a $500 million credit line from the India government's Exim Bank, which Wijesekera said would be used to fund fuel shipments for the next few weeks. Reuters, CNN, 16 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of credit line

1888, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of credit line was in 1888

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2 Oct 2022

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“Credit line.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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