Difference between money-receipt and receipt
- mark or stamp as paid
- report the receipt of
- an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made
- the act of receiving
For except it be treacle and mithridatum, and of late diascordium, and a few more, they tie themselves to no receipts severely and religiously.
Elizabeth had been a good deal disappointed in not finding a letter from Jane on their first arrival at Lambton; and this disappointment had been renewed on each of the mornings that had now been spent there; but on the third her repining was over, and her sister justified, by the receipt of two letters from her at once, on one of which was marked that it had been missent elsewhere.
The receipts from his shows have long since moved from the realms of the fantastic into those of the ludicrous.