Simple Definition of paid
: receiving money for work
—used to indicate if someone receives low or high pay for work
: having been paid for
Full Definition of paid
1 : marked by the receipt of pay <paid vacation time>
2 : being or having been paid or paid for <a paid official> <a paid political announcement>
Examples of paid
She is one of the few paid public officials in a town run mostly by volunteers.
She was given a paid day off to deal with some personal matters.
First Known Use of paid
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