1. [ noun ] (finance) a financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities
Synonyms: bank banking_company banking_concern

"he cashed a check at the bank" "that bank holds the mortgage on my home"

Related terms: financial_institution credit_union member_bank agent_bank state_bank Federal_Reserve_Bank lead_bank merchant_bank acquirer commercial_bank thrift_institution Home_Loan_Bank banking_industry deposit