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Revenue vs. Receipt

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Revenuenoun

The income returned by an investment.

Receiptnoun

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

Revenuenoun

The total income received from a given source.

Receiptnoun

(obsolete) The fact of having received a blow, injury etc.

Revenuenoun

All income generated for some political entity's treasury by taxation and other means.

Receiptnoun

(in the plural) A quantity or amount received; takings.

‘This weekend's receipts alone cover our costs to mount the production!’;

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Revenuenoun

(accounting) The total sales; turnover.

Receiptnoun

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

Revenuenoun

(accounting) The net revenue, net sales.

Receiptnoun

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

Revenueverb

(intransitive) To generate revenue.

Receiptnoun

(archaic in New England and rural US since end of 20th century, elsewhere since middle of 20th century) A recipe, instructions, prescription.

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Revenueverb

(transitive) To supply with revenue.

Receiptnoun

(obsolete) A receptacle.

Revenuenoun

That which returns, or comes back, from an investment; the annual rents, profits, interest, or issues of any species of property, real or personal; income.

‘Do not anticipate your revenues and live upon air till you know what you are worth.’;

Receiptnoun

(obsolete) A revenue office.

Revenuenoun

Hence, return; reward; as, a revenue of praise.

Receiptnoun

(obsolete) Reception, as an act of hospitality.

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Revenuenoun

The annual yield of taxes, excise, customs, duties, rents, etc., which a nation, state, or municipality collects and receives into the treasury for public use.

Receiptnoun

(obsolete) Capability of receiving; capacity.

Revenuenoun

the entire amount of income before any deductions are made

Receiptnoun

(obsolete) A recess; a retired place.

Revenuenoun

government income due to taxation

Receiptverb

To give or write a receipt (for something).

‘to receipt delivered goods’;

Revenuenoun

income, especially when of an organization and of a substantial nature

‘traders have lost £10,000 in revenue since the traffic scheme was implemented’;

Receiptverb

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

‘to receipt a bill’;

Revenuenoun

a state's annual income from which public expenses are met

‘the government's tax revenues’; ‘his priority was to raise government revenue and to lower expenditure’;

Receiptnoun

The act of receiving; reception.

Revenuenoun

the department of the civil service collecting state revenue

‘when the revenue makes a demand for tax, that demand is implicitly backed by the powers of the state’;

Receiptnoun

Reception, as an act of hospitality.

‘Thy kind receipt of me.’;

Revenue

In accounting, revenue is the income or increase in net assets that an entity has from its normal activities (in the case of a business, usually from the sale of goods and services to customers). Commercial revenue may also be referred to as sales or as turnover.

Receiptnoun

Capability of receiving; capacity.

‘It has become a place of great receipt.’;

Receiptnoun

Place of receiving.

‘He saw a man, named Matthew, sitting at the receipt of custom.’;

Receiptnoun

Hence, a recess; a retired place.

Receiptnoun

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

‘She had a receipt to make white hair black.’;

Receiptnoun

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

Receiptnoun

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.

Receiptverb

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

Receiptverb

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

Receiptverb

To give a receipt, as for money paid.

Receiptnoun

the act of receiving

Receiptnoun

an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made

Receiptverb

report the receipt of;

‘The program committee acknowledged the submission of the authors of the paper’;

Receiptverb

mark or stamp as paid

Receiptnoun

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’;

Receiptnoun

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’;

Receiptnoun

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

‘box office receipts’;

Receiptnoun

a recipe

‘she spent hours in the kitchen, trying all sorts of receipts’;

Receiptverb

mark (a bill) as paid

‘the receipted hotel bill’;

Receipt

A receipt (also known as a packing list, packing slip, packaging slip, (delivery) docket, shipping list, delivery list, bill of parcel, manifest or customer receipt) is a document acknowledging that a person has received money or property in payment following a sale or other transfer of goods or provision of a service. All receipts must have the date of purchase on them.

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