A person who pays money for something.
Something that remunerates:
— He wasted his pay on drink.
Dutch: arbeidsinkomen, arbeidsloon, bezoldiging, gage, honorarium, loon, remuneratie, salaris, traktement, wedde
Polish: uposażenie, wypłata, pobory, płaca, pensja
Give money, usually in exchange for goods or services.
Dutch: betalen, dokken, lappen, neerleggen, neertellen, schokken
Convey, as of a compliment, regards, attention, etc.; bestow:
— Don't pay him any mind.
— Pay attention.
Cancel or discharge a debt:
— Pay up, please!.
Roget 972: punish; chastise, chasten; castigate, correct, inflict punishment, administer correction, deal retributive justice; cowhide, lambaste [Slang]. visit upon, pay; pay out, serve out; ... show more
Roget 809: expend, spend; run through, get through; pay, disburse; ante, ante up; pony up [U.S.]; open the purse strings, loose the purse strings, untie the purse strings; lay out, shell out [Slang], ... show more
Dutch: aflossen, inlossen
— How much does this savings certificate pay annually?.
Dutch: betalen, verdienen
Do or give something to somebody in return:
— Does she pay you for the work you are doing?.
Dutch: lonen, renderen
Be worth it.
Bear (a cost or penalty), in recompense for some action.
Make a compensation for.
Discharge or settle.
Moby thesaurus: accomplish, achieve, advantage, afford, angel, answer, attend to, avail, back, bankroll, base pay, be exposed to, be gainful, be had, be handy, be of use, be profitable, be subjected to, be worthwhile, benefit ... show more.
debug info: 0.0975