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payable

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adjective pay·able \ˈpā-ə-bəl\

Simple Definition of payable

  • : possible or necessary to pay

Full Definition of payable

  1. 1 :  that may, can, or must be paid

  2. 2 :  profitable

Examples of payable

  1. She charges her patients $3,000, payable in installments.

  2. <keep the bills payable separate from the receipts>



14th Century

First Known Use of payable

14th century

Rhymes with payable



PAYABLE Defined for Kids

payable

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adjective pay·able \ˈpā-ə-bəl\

Definition of payable

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





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