Definition of 'accrue'
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The loan is secured against the property and interest is accrued annually until the point of payback. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Six points accrued from the last 21 on offer. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet these benefits may not accrue to Britain as a whole. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Players accrue points based on their results throughout the year. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These benefits accrue because hedging reduces the volatility of receipts and payments. International Finance: The markets and financial management of multinational business. (1983)The second right about to accrue to married women is the right to pay their own debts. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Point out that interest is now accruing on the invoice. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Where is my money and the compound interest that will have accrued over that time? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Any points accruing will then count for double. Times, Sunday Times (2011)These apply to retired members and those still accruing benefits. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It begins accruing from the time you receive your first payment while at university. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Benefits already accrued will not be affected. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His pictures capture outré but innocent moments in social history that magically accrue significance as time passes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And just as appealing are all the other benefits accrued. Secrets of the Soil (1990)They have also accrued a vast amount of experience in the business of projecting their music into wide open spaces. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is about accruing league points. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The fee is accrued over the duration of your tenure in the property and is usually retained from the proceeds from the resale. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It argues that the Government cannot take away accrued redundancy rights for existing employers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Second, the bond price is quoted net of accrued interest. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)If you deposit it, the interest accrued on savings will help offset the interest accrued on debt. Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986)If not, will he or she have to pay accrued self-employment taxes with interest and penalties? Christianity Today (2000)That suggests your wife should pay tax only in the year in which the amount was accrued, not the year in which it was received. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These benefits would accrue over time and would be relatively small, if any, in earlier years. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Although bonus money is accrued during the course of the year, it can be clawed back again by the bank if the fourth quarter proves especially tough. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Indeed, I would guarantee that one third of the cash accruing from higher fees is spent on outreach of this kind. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'accrue'
British English: accrue VERB
If money or interest accrues or if you accrue it, it gradually increases in amount over a period of time.
If you do not pay within 28 days, interest will accrue.
Definition of accrue from the Collins English Dictionary
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