Define: Tenor

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Tenor

Quick Summary of Tenor

What is the dictionary definition of Tenor?

Dictionary Definition

The time that must elapse before a bill of exchange or promissory note becomes due for payment; this is as stated on the bill or note.


Full Definition of Tenor


Tenor FAQ's

Cite Term

To help you cite our definitions in your bibliography, here is the proper citation layout for the three major formatting styles, with all of the relevant information filled in.

Page URL
Modern Language Association (MLA):
Tenor. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. November 21, 2019
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Tenor. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: November 21, 2019).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Tenor. Retrieved November 21, 2019, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Tenor are sourced/syndicated from:

This glossary post was last updated: 5th May 2019.