bounced check

check which was returned because the bank account did not have enough money to pay it

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Bounced Check — A slang word for a check that cannot be processed because the writer has insufficient funds. A bounced check will often be returned to the writer along with a penalty fee for non sufficient funds. Passing bad checks is illegal, and the crime can… …   Investment dictionary

  • bounced check — noun A check that has been rejected by the bank against which it is drawn for insufficient funds. Syn: bad check, rubber check …   Wiktionary

  • bounced check — Fin a draft on an account that a bank will not honor, usually because there are insufficient funds in the account …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • bounced — adj. returned by a bank due to insufficient funds (of a bank check) baÊŠns n. hop, skip; boasting, bragging v. jump; skip; hop; make jump …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Rubber Check — Another name for a bounced check. The check cannot be processed because the writer has insufficient funds. Most rubber (or bounced) checks are subject to high bank penalty fees ($20 $40 per bounced check) …   Investment dictionary

  • Rubber check — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Es una expresión idiomática estadounidense que funciona en conjunto como un sustantivo. Contenido 1 Significado según los diccionarios 2 Sinónimos o expresiones equivalentes en los diccionarios …   Wikipedia Español

  • bad check — noun A check/cheque written against a bank account with insufficient funds to pay the bearer the amount of the check. Syn: bounced check, rubber check …   Wiktionary

  • rubber check —  A check for which there are not sufficient funds, a bounced check …   American business jargon

  • Bad Check — A check drawn on a nonexistent account or on an account with insufficient funds to honor the check when presented. Passing bad checks is illegal, and the crime can range from a misdemeanor to a felony, depending on the amounts involved and… …   Investment dictionary

  • rubber check — {n.}, {informal} A check written without enough money in the bank to make it good. * /Bill got into trouble when he paid his bills with rubber checks./ * /By the time we knew he had paid us with a rubber check, the man had left the state./ * /The …   Dictionary of American idioms

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