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verb bank pronunciation in British English /bæŋk/
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present tense
I/you/we/theybank
he/she/itbanks
present participlebanking
past tensebanked
past participlebanked
  1. 1
    [intransitive] to have a bank account with a particular bank
    bank with/at: Who do you bank with?
    We bank at their head offices.
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    1. a.
      [transitive] to pay money into a bank account
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    2. b.
      [transitive] mainly journalism to earn a particular amount of money
      She has already banked £5,000 in prize money.

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