scrip

noun (1)
\ˈskrip \

Definition of scrip 

(Entry 1 of 3)

archaic

: a small bag or wallet

scrip

noun (2)

Definition of scrip (Entry 2 of 3)

1 : a short writing (such as a certificate, schedule, or list)

2 : a small piece

3a : any of various documents used as evidence that the holder or bearer is entitled to receive something (such as a fractional share of stock or an allotment of land)

b : paper currency or a token issued for temporary use in an emergency

scrip

noun (3)

Definition of scrip (Entry 3 of 3)

First Known Use of scrip

Noun (1)

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1590, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun (3)

1966, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for scrip

Noun (1)

Middle English scrippe, from Medieval Latin scrippum pilgrim's knapsack

Noun (2)

alteration of script

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