Adjective "Deducting" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Deducting


    Definition:

    1. to take away, as from a sum or amount: Once you deduct your expenses, there is nothing left. verb (used without object)

    2. detract; abate (usually followed by from): The rocky soil deducts from the value of his property.

    Origin:
    deduct

    Examples:

    "dividends can be deducting."