- The definition of a creditor is a person to whom money is owed or someone who provides credit.
An example of a creditor is a credit card company.
creditor definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English creditour ; from Classical Latin creditor: see credit
creditor definition by American Heritage Dictionary
creditor - Business Definition
creditor - Cultural Definition
One to whom a debt is owed.
creditor - Investment & Finance Definition
An entity that has a monetary claim against a debtor.
creditor - Legal Definition