An institution where one can place and borrow money and take care of financial affairs. (noun)
To deal with a bank or financial institution. (verb)
Examples of word bank
** Cash only, or bank to bank** I will not accept any Cashier check of any kind.
The word bank reached new heights following the successful commercial enterprises of the East India Company.
It brings a whole new movie -- meaning to the term bank branch.
Early on, you find a alien watch that contains a journal to remind you of your quests, a map to show you where to go, an inventory showing quest items you have gathered, your word bank and other helpful items.
The word bank comes from "banco," the bench on which itinerant merchants traded.
Even in countries like China, Japan, and Greece, where other words are used to capture related ideas for “banking,” the English word bank is freely recognized.xviii
As exhausting as this journey must have been for the word bank, it has served English-speakers well, and richly.