Receipt in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Receipt

To give or write a receipt (for something). | To put a receipt on, as by writing or stamping; to mark a bill as having been paid. | The act of receiving, or the fact of having been received.

Short Example Sentences for Receipt

  • 1. Please acknowledge the receipt of this. 🔊
  • 2. Acknowledge the receipt of the money at once. 🔊
  • 3. In the receipt of every lustfull spring? 🔊
  • 4. Sent free by mail on receipt of price. 🔊
  • 5. She found a receipt book, and turned out excellent dishes. 🔊
  • 6. Price, 50 Cents.= Sent by mail on receipt of price. 🔊
  • 7. Matthew called from the receipt of custom R. WI. 🔊
  • 8. Was the supposed receipt in the handle of the umbrella or not? 🔊
  • 9. On receipt of this letter proceed to my lawyers whose address you know. 🔊
  • 10. Deane wrote another cheque, and stuffed another receipt into his pocket. 🔊
  • 11. The receipt in full, which reached me in reply, was very satisfactory. 🔊

How to use Receipt in Sentences?

  • 1. A specimen number will be sent on receipt of fifteen sous in postage stamps. 🔊
  • 2. For sale by all booksellers; or sent by mail on receipt of price by the publishers. 🔊
  • 3. For sale by all booksellers, or sent postpaid on receipt of price by the publishers. 🔊
  • 4. For sale by all booksellers, or sent postpaid on receipt of price by the publisher. 🔊
  • 5. Mr. Catling preserved the receipt of that message as a souvenir of the occasion. 🔊
  • 6. His receipt of certain letters, however, compelled him to cut short the voyage. 🔊
  • 7. He is in the service of the State somewhere, and is in receipt of a good income. 🔊
  • 8. A complete Set will be forwarded to any part of the country, carriage paid, on receipt of £3, 3s. 🔊
  • 9. Y.R.H. will perceive from the enclosed receipt of June 27, the dispatch of some music. 🔊
  • 10. Numerous other sources of receipt would arise from the conveniency of its regularity and expedition. 🔊
  • 11. The head office is centrally situated both for the receipt and despatch of the letter correspondence. 🔊
  • 12. Therefore she was in ignorance of what had happened after the receipt of that fatal message from Brussels. 🔊
  • 13. I hope ere this the receipt of mine will have induced her to do me justice; if not, pray be my intercessor. 🔊
  • 14. From the receipt of that despatch, and by means of such a distribution, the confraternity became full to overflowing. 🔊
  • 15. In this case the speed with which those busy thirty-six hours passed between the receipt of the telegram and my departure was a real godsend. 🔊
  • 16. The clerk had written the receipt for the passage money paid him by the young man, and pushed it across the counter towards him. 🔊
  • 17. The editor had dictated a letter in which he promised to deliver the thousand on receipt of two-thirds of the book.... 🔊
  • 18. It should be said as to Senators, that there was no evidence implicating them in the receipt of money or other valuable considerations. 🔊
  • 19. If you are still indisposed at that time, one of my people can take the letter, and get a receipt from the post-office. 🔊
  • 20. Hitherto, in my old life long ago, receipt of communications from that mysterious correspondent had caused me much anxiety of mind. 🔊
  • 21. Upon the receipt of the information that the undertaking had been a success, the bonds were prepared, and the Hon. 🔊
  • 22. Tom and Jack had their share of danger and glory during the week they were on duty following the receipt of the two pieces of news. 🔊
  • 23. But they were fine spinners, in the receipt of good wages; and confined all day in an atmosphere ranging from seventy-five to eighty degrees. 🔊
  • 24. When no time is specified, it will be understood that the subscriber desires to commence with the Number issued after the receipt of order. 🔊