promissory note

noun

Definition of promissory note

  1. :  a written promise to pay at a fixed or determinable future time a sum of money to a specified individual or to bearer

First Known Use of promissory note

1710


PROMISSORY NOTE Defined for English Language Learners

promissory note

noun

Definition of promissory note for English Language Learners

  • business : a written promise to pay an amount of money before a particular date


Law Dictionary

promissory note

  1. see note


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