escrow
[ˈɛskrəʊ]
NOUN
escrows (plural noun)
  1. a bond, deed, or other document kept in the custody of a third party and taking effect only when a specified condition has been fulfilled.
VERB
NORTH AMERICAN
escrows (third person present) · escrowed (past tense) · escrowed (past participle) · escrowing (present participle)
  1. place in custody or trust until a specified condition has been fulfilled.
    "those funds are escrowed for the purpose of improving municipal services"
Origin
late 16th century: from Old French escroe ‘scrap, scroll’, from medieval Latin scroda, of Germanic origin; related to shred.
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How to use escrow in a sentence?
those funds are escrowed for the purpose of improving municipal services.
the board holds funds in escrow.
an escrow account.
How to say escrow in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans borg
Arabic (NOUN)حساب الضمان, الضمان
Bosnian (Latin) deponovan
Bulgarian (NOUN)набирателна, ескроу
Cantonese (Traditional) 託管
Catalan (NOUN)plica, custòdia
Chinese Simplified 托管
Chinese Traditional 託管
Croatian (NOUN)deponovan
Czech (NOUN)úschov, podmíněná
Danish (NOUN)spærrede, deponerings, depot
Dutch (NOUN)borg, inbewaringgeving, borgstelling, geblokkeerde
Estonian (NOUN)tingdeponeerimiskokkuleppe, deponeerimine
Filipino eskrow
Finnish (NOUN)turvatalletuksesta, sulkutilille
French (NOUN)entiercement, séquestre, engagement
German (NOUN)Treuhandkonto, Übertragungsurkunde, Sperrkonto
Greek (NOUN)μεσεγγύησης, μεταβιβάσεων, δεσμευμένο
Haitian Creole confiance
Hebrew חשבון השלשה
Hindi (NOUN)एस्क्रौ
Hmong Daw nyob
Hungarian (NOUN)zálog, letéti
Icelandic fylgni við
Japanese (NOUN)エスクロー, 預託, 寄託
Korean (NOUN)조건부 날인 증서, 에스크로, 잔금
Latvian (NOUN)Eskrova, uzticējumglabāšanas, darījuma
Lithuanian (NOUN)depozitinę, sąlyginio
Maltese Ftehim
Persian (NOUN)سپردن
Polish (NOUN)depozycie
Portuguese (NOUN)compromisso, custódia, caução, escritura, tutela, judiciais
Querétaro Otomi njwati garantía
Russian (NOUN)эскроу, целевой депозитный счет, депозитный, сделки
Serbian (Cyrillic) јемство
Serbian (Latin) jemstvo
Slovak (NOUN)úschov, podmienené
Slovenian (NOUN)hrambi, deponirana, depozitni
Spanish (NOUN)fideicomiso, plica, custodia
Swedish (NOUN)spärrade, depositionsavtal
Tamil பயிற்சி
Telugu ఎకాకి
Thai ฝาก
Turkish (NOUN)emanet
Ukrainian (NOUN)депозитний
Urdu (NOUN)یسکرو
Vietnamese (NOUN)quỹ
Yucatec Maya ye'esik úuch u yilik ka' yaanak ma'alob
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