Definition of Scrip:
Securities: See scrip dividend.
Paper money in amounts of less than a dollar.
General: Signed certificate, receipt, or an IOU note that may serve as a private currency because (although it does not have any intrinsic value) it represents value recognized by both its issuer and the holder. For example, frequent flier miles receipts are scrips issued by airlines. Public paper currencies (bank notes), backed by the issuing countries central banks, are also scrips.
A certificate entitling the holder to acquire possession of certain portions of public land.
A provisional certificate of money subscribed to a bank or company, entitling the holder to a formal certificate and dividends.
Synonyms of Scrip
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How to use Scrip in a sentence?
- Once the merger was announced, the scrip registered a slight increase and was trading at 277.80, up by Rs 15, but overall banking scrips were still trading at a low.
- They had some scrip, not much, but they had French money too to spend in the local community.
- The proceeds from the sale of land scrip would then be invested in a fund ‘to pay the endowment, support, and maintenance of at least one college’ in each state.
Meaning of Scrip & Scrip Definition