Historical Markers StoppingPoints.com Historical Markers, Sightseeing & Points of Interest Scenic Roads & Points of Interest
About Us | Photo Gallery | Free Widgets | Featured States | Search Site
HomeFree WidgetsThe Devil's Dictionary → Creditor
The Devil's Dictionary:    

Definition of Creditor

  CREDITOR   noun
One of a tribe of savages dwelling beyond the Financial Straits and dreaded for their desolating incursions.

Devil's Dictionarydefinition from:
The Devil's Dictionary
by Ambrose Bierce, 1911

Regular definition:
?kred?t? n. 1 a person to whom a debt is owing. 2 a person or company that gives credit for money or goods (cf. DEBTOR). [ME f. AF creditour (OF -eur) f. L creditor -oris (as CREDIT)]

Last updated: 9/3/2011 12:48:30