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Bank 1

Definition: A bench; a high seat, or seat of distinction or judgment; a tribunal or court.

Bank 2

Definition: A mound, pile, or ridge of earth, raised above the surrounding level; hence, anything shaped like a mound or ridge of earth; as, a bank of clouds; a bank of snow.

Bank 3

Definition: A steep acclivity, as the slope of a hill, or the side of a ravine.

Bank 4

Definition: The margin of a watercourse; the rising ground bordering a lake, river, or sea, or forming the edge of a cutting, or other hollow.

Bank 5

Definition: An elevation, or rising ground, under the sea; a shoal, shelf, or shallow; as, the banks of Newfoundland.

Bank 6

Definition: The face of the coal at which miners are working.

Bank 7

Definition: A deposit of ore or coal, worked by excavations above water level.

Bank 8

Definition: The ground at the top of a shaft; as, ores are brought to bank.

Bank 9

Definition: To raise a mound or dike about; to inclose, defend, or fortify with a bank; to embank.

Bank 10

Definition: To heap or pile up; as, to bank sand.

Bank 11

Definition: To pass by the banks of.

Bank 12

Definition: A bench, as for rowers in a galley; also, a tier of oars.

Bank 13

Definition: The bench or seat upon which the judges sit.

Bank 14

Definition: The regular term of a court of law, or the full court sitting to hear arguments upon questions of law, as distinguished from a sitting at Nisi Prius, or a court held for jury trials. See Banc.

Bank 15

Definition: A sort of table used by printers.

Bank 16

Definition: A bench, or row of keys belonging to a keyboard, as in an organ.

Bank 17

Definition: An establishment for the custody, loan, exchange, or issue, of money, and for facilitating the transmission of funds by drafts or bills of exchange; an institution incorporated for performing one or more of such functions, or the stockholders (or their representatives, the directors), acting in their corporate capacity.

Bank 18

Definition: The building or office used for banking purposes.

Bank 19

Definition: A fund from deposits or contributions, to be used in transacting business; a joint stock or capital.

Bank 20

Definition: The sum of money or the checks which the dealer or banker has as a fund, from which to draw his stakes and pay his losses.

Bank 21

Definition: In certain games, as dominos, a fund of pieces from which the players are allowed to draw.

Bank 22

Definition: To deposit in a bank.

Bank 23

Definition: To keep a bank; to carry on the business of a banker.

Bank 24

Definition: To deposit money in a bank; to have an account with a banker.

bank 25

Definition: a flight maneuver; aircraft tips laterally about its longitudinal axis (especially in turning); "the plane went into a steep bank"

bank 26

Definition: a building in which commercial banking is transacted; "the bank is on the corner of Nassau and Witherspoon"

bank 27

Definition: a container (usually with a slot in the top) for keeping money at home; "the coin bank was empty"

bank 28

Definition: a financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities; "he cashed a check at the bank"; "that bank holds the mortgage on my home"

bank 29

Definition: an arrangement of similar objects in a row or in tiers; "he operated a bank of switches"

bank 30

Definition: a long ridge or pile; "a huge bank of earth"

bank 31

Definition: sloping land (especially the slope beside a body of water); "they pulled the canoe up on the bank"; "he sat on the bank of the river and watched the currents"

bank 32

Definition: a slope in the turn of a road or track; the outside is higher than the inside in order to reduce the effects of centrifugal force

bank 33

Definition: the funds held by a gambling house or the dealer in some gambling games; "he tried to break the bank at Monte Carlo"

bank 34

Definition: a supply or stock held in reserve for future use (especially in emergencies)

bank 35

Definition: have confidence or faith in; "We can trust in God"; "Rely on your friends"; "bank on your good education"; "I swear by my grandmother''s recipes"

bank 36

Definition: cover with ashes so to control the rate of burning; "bank a fire"

bank 37

Definition: enclose with a bank; "bank roads"

bank 38

Definition: tip laterally; "the pilot had to bank the aircraft"

bank 39

Definition: put into a bank account; "She deposites her paycheck every month"

bank 40

Definition: be in the banking business

bank 41

Definition: act as the banker in a game or in gambling

bank 42

Definition: do business with a bank or keep an account at a bank; "Where do you bank in this town?"

 

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