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Receipt vs. Voucher

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Main Difference

The main difference between Receipt and Voucher is that the Receipt is a written acknowledgment that a person has received money or property in payment and Voucher is a receipt or bond with a certain value.

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  • Receipt (noun)

    The act of receiving, or the fact of having been received.

  • Receipt (noun)

    The fact of having received a blow, injury etc.

  • Receipt (noun)

    A quantity or amount received; takings.

    "This weekend's receipts alone cover our costs to mount the production!"

  • Receipt (noun)

    A written acknowledgment that a specified article or sum of money has been received.

  • Receipt (noun)

    (A piece of) evidence (e.g. documentation or screen captures) of past wrongdoing or problematic behavior or statements.

  • Receipt (noun)

    A recipe, instructions, prescription.

  • Receipt (noun)

    A receptacle.

  • Receipt (noun)

    A revenue office.

  • Receipt (noun)

    Reception, as an act of hospitality.

  • Receipt (noun)

    Capability of receiving; capacity.

  • Receipt (noun)

    A recess; a retired place.

  • Receipt (verb)

    To give or write a receipt (for something).

    "to receipt delivered goods"

  • Receipt (verb)

    To put a receipt on, as by writing or stamping; to mark a bill as having been paid.

    "to receipt a bill"

  • Voucher (noun)

    A piece of paper that entitles the holder to a discount, or that can be exchanged for goods and services.

  • Voucher (noun)

    A receipt.

  • Voucher (noun)

    One who or that which vouches.

  • Voucher (noun)

    A copy of a published advertisement sent by the agency to the client as proof of publication.

  • Voucher (noun)

    A mechanical device used in shops for automatically registering the amount of money drawn.

  • Voucher (verb)

    To establish the authenticity of; to vouch for.

  • Voucher (verb)

    To provide a vouch for (an expenditure).

  • Voucher (verb)

    To provide (a beneficiary) with a voucher.

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  • Receipt (noun)

    the action of receiving something or the fact of its being received

    "families in receipt of supplementary benefit"

    "I would be grateful if you would acknowledge receipt of this letter"

  • Receipt (noun)

    a written or printed statement acknowledging that something has been paid for or that goods have been received

    "always make sure you get a receipt"

  • Receipt (noun)

    an amount of money received during a particular period by an organization or business

    "box office receipts"

  • Receipt (noun)

    a recipe

    "she spent hours in the kitchen, trying all sorts of receipts"

  • Receipt (verb)

    mark (a bill) as paid

    "the receipted hotel bill"

  • Voucher (noun)

    a small printed piece of paper that entitles the holder to a discount, or that may be exchanged for goods or services.

  • Voucher (noun)

    a receipt.

Oxford Dictionary
  • Receipt (noun)

    The act of receiving; reception.

  • Receipt (noun)

    Reception, as an act of hospitality.

  • Receipt (noun)

    Capability of receiving; capacity.

  • Receipt (noun)

    Place of receiving.

  • Receipt (noun)

    Hence, a recess; a retired place.

  • Receipt (noun)

    A formulary according to the directions of which things are to be taken or combined; a recipe; as, a receipt for making sponge cake.

  • Receipt (noun)

    A writing acknowledging the taking or receiving of goods delivered; an acknowledgment of money paid.

  • Receipt (noun)

    That which is received; that which comes in, in distinction from what is expended, paid out, sent away, and the like; - usually in the plural; as, the receipts amounted to a thousand dollars.

  • Receipt

    To give a receipt for; as, to receipt goods delivered by a sheriff.

  • Receipt

    To put a receipt on, as by writing or stamping; as, to receipt a bill.

  • Receipt (verb)

    To give a receipt, as for money paid.

  • Voucher (noun)

    One who vouches, or gives witness or full attestation, to anything.

  • Voucher (noun)

    A book, paper, or document which serves to vouch the truth of accounts, or to confirm and establish facts of any kind; also, any acquittance or receipt showing the payment of a debt; as, the merchant's books are his vouchers for the correctness of his accounts; notes, bonds, receipts, and other writings, are used as vouchers in proving facts.

  • Voucher (noun)

    The act of calling in a person to make good his warranty of title in the old form of action for the recovery of lands.

  • Voucher (noun)

    A document attesting to a credit against certain defined expenditures; a recipt for prepayment; - often used in pre-arranged travel plans, to provide evidence of pre-payment of the cost of lodging, transportation, or meals.

Webster Dictionary
  • Receipt (noun)

    the act of receiving

  • Receipt (noun)

    an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made

  • Receipt (verb)

    report the receipt of;

    "The program committee acknowledged the submission of the authors of the paper"

  • Receipt (verb)

    mark or stamp as paid

  • Voucher (noun)

    someone who vouches for another or for the correctness of a statement

  • Voucher (noun)

    a document that serves as evidence of some expenditure

  • Voucher (noun)

    a negotiable certificate that can be detached and redeemed as needed

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