non·​cash | \ ˌnän-ˈkash How to pronounce noncash (audio) \

Definition of noncash

: not being cash noncash gifts

Examples of noncash in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The labor market was relatively tight before the pandemic stuck in early 2020, with an unemployment rate of 3.5 percent, but the rise of noncash offerings is a new wrinkle. New York Times, 8 June 2021 While Tesla has pledged not to sell its stash of bitcoins, getting paid in a noncash volatile asset poses accounting problems for any company. Jon Sindreu, WSJ, 24 May 2021 The first-quarter earnings included a noncash gain of $902 million on Ford's investment in electric vehicle startup Rivian. Tom Krisher, ajc, 28 Apr. 2021 The first-quarter earnings included a noncash gain of $902 million on Ford's investment in electric vehicle startup Rivian. Tom Krisher, Star Tribune, 28 Apr. 2021 However, the 2019 payments study conducted by the Federal Reserve shows that debit cards and credit cards top buyers’ noncash payment methods. Christian Kameir, Forbes, 1 Mar. 2021 Better to send that niece a nicer-than-usual, noncash present, with an affectionate, handwritten letter, for her next birthday or anniversary. Judith Martin, Washington Post, 5 Dec. 2020 Based on the current deal terms, Walmart expects to recognize a noncash loss of approximately $2.5 billion, after tax, in fiscal 2021, the company said in a filing Friday. Ben Dummett, WSJ, 2 Oct. 2020 The company posted a net loss of $436.9 million in the quarter, driven largely by a noncash charge of $393.4 million related to uncertainty about the Covid-19 crisis. Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg, WSJ, 8 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of noncash

1898, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of noncash was in 1898

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13 Jun 2021

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“Noncash.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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non·​cash | \ ˌnän-ˈkash \

Legal Definition of noncash

: being other than cash noncash income


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