creditworthy

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adjective cred·it·wor·thy \ˈkre-dit-ˌwər-thē\

Definition of creditworthy

  1. :  financially sound enough to justify the extension of credit

creditworthiness

noun

1840

First Known Use of creditworthy

1840


CREDITWORTHY Defined for English Language Learners

creditworthy

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adjective cred·it·wor·thy \ˈkre-dit-ˌwər-thē\

Definition of creditworthy for English Language Learners

  • : considered able to repay borrowed money


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creditworthy

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adjective cred·it·wor·thy \ˈkre-dit-ˌwər-thē\

Legal Definition of creditworthy

  1. :  likely to be able to repay loans or consumer credit

creditworthiness

noun

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