debit

Definitions:

To charge with debt; to enter on the debtor side of an account.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (verb) (v.) (verb)
An entry on the debtor side of an account.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (noun) (n.) (noun)
A debt or something due: and entry on the debtor side of an account.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (noun) (n.) (noun)
Entry in an account of money due another; opposite to credit.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n.) (noun)
Relating to debts.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
To charge with debt: to enter on the debit or debtor side of an account.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
Entry on the debtorside of an account.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (noun) (n.) (noun)
To charge with debt; enter on the debtor side.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
To charge with debt.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
That which is entered in an account as a debt; the left- hand side of the ledger, where all articles charged to an account are entered.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (noun) (n.) (noun)

Usage examples:

A dollar a day with board wasn't much, truly, to apply against the great debit of matrimony, and why mention love at all if it could not be consummated?
- A Canadian Bankclerk by J. P. Buschlen
That is a debit and credit affair.
- Quicksands by Adolph Streckfuss
11, 177. But I see in all the entries I have been looking at, that the advance note is entered to his debit
- Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie