Primary navigation:

QFINANCE Quick Links
QFINANCE Topics
QFINANCE Reference
Add the QFINANCE search widget to your website

Home > QFINANCE Dictionary > Definition of amortize

Definition of

amortize

Finance

gradually repay debt or reduce value of assets to reduce the value of an asset gradually by systematically writing off its cost over a period of time, or to repay a debt in a series of regular installments or transfers

Definitions of ’amortize’ and meaning of ’amortize’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’amortize’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

Back to top