gift certificate

noun
|Updated on: 7 Jul 2018

Definition of gift certificate

: a certificate entitling the recipient to receive goods or services of a specified value from the issuer

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First Known Use of gift certificate

1900

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GIFT CERTIFICATE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of gift certificate for English Language Learners

  • : a piece of paper that is worth a certain amount of money and is given to someone to be used like money to pay for things (such as the products or services of a particular business)


GIFT CERTIFICATE Defined for Kids

gift certificate

noun

Definition of gift certificate for Students

: a certificate that is worth a certain amount of money and given to someone to buy something from a store

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