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payable

adjective pay·able \ˈpā-ə-bəl\

: possible or necessary to pay

Full Definition of PAYABLE

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:  that may, can, or must be paid
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Examples of PAYABLE

  1. She charges her patients $3,000, payable in installments.
  2. <keep the bills payable separate from the receipts>

First Known Use of PAYABLE

14th century

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PAYABLE Defined for Kids

payable

adjective pay·able \ˈpā-ə-bəl\

Definition of PAYABLE for Kids

:  that may, can, or must be paid <Rent is payable monthly.>

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