instalments(in AM, use installment)1) N-COUNT If you pay for something in instalments, you pay small sums of money at regular intervals over a period of time, rather than paying the whole amount at once.
The first instalment of ₤1 per share is payable on application.
...the first month's interest instalment on the loan.2) N-COUNT An instalment of a story or plan is one of its parts that are published or carried out separately one after the other.
The next instalment of this four-part series deals with the impact of the war on the continent of Africa.Syn:
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instalment — in‧stal‧ment [ɪnˈstɔːlmənt ǁ ˈstɒːl ] , installment noun [countable] FINANCE one of a series of regular payments that are made until all of an agreed amount has been paid: • Some customers prefer to pay by instalments. • This would be the first… … Financial and business terms
instalment — [in stôl′mənt] n. 1. INSTALLMENT1 2. INSTALLMENT2 * * * … Universalium
instalment — (US also installment) ► NOUN 1) a sum of money due as one of several payments made over a period of time. 2) one of several parts of something published or broadcast at intervals. ORIGIN Old French estalement, from estaler to fix … English terms dictionary
instalment — [in stôl′mənt] n. 1. INSTALLMENT1 2. INSTALLMENT2 … English World dictionary
instalment — (esp. BrE) (AmE usually installment) noun 1 regular payment ADJECTIVE ▪ fixed ▪ repayment is by fixed monthly instalments ▪ equal ▪ a loan repaid in equal annual instalments … Collocations dictionary
instalment — UK [ɪnˈstɔːlmənt] / US [ɪnˈstɔlmənt] noun [countable] Word forms instalment : singular instalment plural instalments 1) one of several payments that an amount is divided into, so that you do not have to pay the whole amount at one time When is… … English dictionary
instalment — /ɪn stɔ:lmənt/ noun a part of a payment which is paid regularly until the total amount is paid ● The first instalment is payable on signature of the agreement. (NOTE: the American spelling is installment) ♦ the final instalment is now due the… … Marketing dictionary in english
instalment — /ɪn stɔ:lmənt/ noun a part of a payment which is paid regularly until the total amount is paid ● The first instalment is payable on signature of the agreement. ♦ the final instalment is now due the last of a series of payments should be paid now… … Dictionary of banking and finance
Instalment — An instalment or installment in American English usually refers to either: * An instalment in a television or radio series. See episode * An instalment is also a term used in the Commonwealth to refer to monetary payments when hiring an object.… … Wikipedia
instalment — n. 1) to pay an instalment 2) monthly; quarterly instalments 3) in instalments (the book came out in instalments; to pay in instalments) * * * [ɪn stɔːlmənt] quarterly instalments monthly to pay an instalment in instalments (the book came out in… … Combinatory dictionary