Meaning of coupon
Pronunciation: (k'pon, ky'-), [key]
- a portion of a certificate, ticket, label, advertisement, or the like, set off from the main body by dotted lines or the like to emphasize its separability, entitling the holder to something, as a gift or discount, or for use as an order blank, a contest entry form, etc.
- a separate certificate, ticket, etc., for the same purpose.
- one of a number of small detachable certificates calling for periodic interest payments on a bearer bond. Cf. coupon bond.
- a sample of metal or metalwork submitted to a customer or testing agency for approval.
- coupon (Thesaurus)