Free TranslationFree Translation
Synonyms, antonyms, pronunciation

English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'

Current account   /kˈərənt əkˈaʊnt/   Listen
Current account

That part of the balance of payments recording a nation's exports and imports of goods and services and transfer payments.
A bank account against which the depositor can draw checks that are payable on demand.  Synonyms: checking account, chequing account.

WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University

Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Matching a pattern  

Words linked to  

only single words

Share |

"Current account" Quotes from Famous Books

... After growing on average at less than 1% a year in 1984-87, GDP dropped by 3% in 1988, the result of bad weather, labor trouble in the canefields, and flooding and equipment problems in the bauxite industry. Consumer prices rose about 35%, and the current account deficit widened substantially as sugar and bauxite exports fell. Moreover, electric power is in short supply and constitutes a major barrier to future gains in national output. The government, in association with international financial ...
— The 1990 CIA World Factbook • United States. Central Intelligence Agency

Words linked to "Current account" :   balance of payments, checking account, Britain, bank account, accounting, balance of international payments

Copyright © 2020 e-Free