ledger ledger  /ˈlɛ dʒər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a record in which commercial accounts are recorded
  2. (n) an accounting journal as a physical object

Usage(s):

  • Civil servants in the highly organized Treasury Department entered in the national ledger, all on the same day last week, the following installment payments of War-debt interest .

News

  1. Ledger 10K race details

    ELLWOOD CITY -- The 33rd annual Ellwood City Ledger 10K race begins on June 29 at 9 a.m. in conjunction with the Ellwood City Arts, Crafts and Food Festival.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Ellwood City Ledger

  2. Heath Ledger's Family: We Skype with Matilda "All the Time"

    Matilda Ledger, 7-year-old daughter of the late Heath Ledger. Credit: Jackson Lee/Splash News
    on June 14, 2013     Source: US Weekly

  3. Heath Ledger's Father Talks Actor's Legacy, Scholarship Fund, Michelle Williams and Matilda

    Heath Ledger's life was celebrated Wednesday night at the Australians in Film Heath Ledger Scholarship dinner in Los Angeles. The late actor's father, Kim Ledger, spoke...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: E! Online

Quotes

  1. "That scene in the trailer at the end of the film is as moving as anything that I think I've ever seen," London-born Day-Lewis, 50, said in his acceptance speech. "I'd like to dedicate this to Heath Ledger."
    on Jan 27, 2008 By: Daniel Day-Lewis Source: The West Australian

  2. "For the role of The Joker I was looking for fearlessness," Nolan said. "I needed a phenomenal actor, but he (Ledger) also had to be someone unafraid of taking on such an iconic role. Heath created something entirely original. It's stunning,...
    on Jul 2, 2008 By: Christopher Nolan Source: AFP

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