- an itemized bill for goods sold or services provided, containing individual prices, the total charge, and the terms.
- the merchandise or shipment itself.
verb (used with object), in·voiced, in·voic·ing.
- to present an invoice to: The manufacturer invoiced our company for two typewriters.
- to present an invoice for: five chairs invoiced and shipped last month.
verb (used without object), in·voiced, in·voic·ing.
- to prepare or submit an invoice.
- to have a value if or when inventoried: The merchandise in stock invoiced far more than we expected.
- a document issued by a seller to a buyer listing the goods or services supplied and stating the sum of money due
- to present (a customer) with an invoice
- to list (merchandise sold) on an invoice
n.1550s, apparently from Middle French envois, plural of envoi “dispatch (of goods),” literally “a sending,” from envoyer “to send” (see envoy). As a verb, 1690s, from the noun.