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Synonyms and Antonyms of bill

  1. 1 a record of goods sold or services performed together with the costs due <why is the electric bill so high this month?> Synonyms account, check, invoice, statement, tab Related Words receipt, reckoning; document, ledger, record; charge, cost, expense, fee, price, rate, toll; score, tally

  2. 2 a piece of printed paper used as money in the United States <the $20 bill has a picture of Andrew Jackson on the front> Synonyms banknote, greenback, note Related Words dead presidents [slang], paper money, scrip; buck, dollar, simoleon [slang], smacker [slang]; C-note, fifty, fin [slang], five, fiver [slang], hundred, one, sawbuck [slang], ten, tenner, twenty, two; cash, chips, currency, dough, legal tender, lucre, money, pelf; check, draft, money order

  3. 3 a sheet bearing an announcement for posting in a public place <posted a bill advertising the new play> Synonyms bill, placardRelated Words billboard, sign, signboard; broadside, flyer (also flier), handbill, handout, playbill, show bill; ad, advertisement, announcement, bulletin, dispatch, release

  4. 4 the amount owed at a bar or restaurant or the slip of paper stating the amount <although they were all working adults, their father still insisted on paying the bill whenever they went out to eat> Synonyms bill, tabRelated Words invoice, receipt; account, reckoning, record, statement; charge, cost, damage, expense, fee, figure; score, tally

  5. 5 a rule of conduct or action laid down by a governing authority and especially a legislature <the fair housing bill of the 1960s> Synonyms act, bill, constitution, enactment, ordinance, statuteRelated Words command, commandment, decree, dictate, directive, edict, fiat, ruling; bylaw, ground rule, regulation, rule; amendment, legislation; common law, martial law; blue law; prohibition, proscription, restriction; canon, capitulary, encyclicalNear Antonyms higher law



Synonyms and Antonyms of bill

  1. 1 the jaws of a bird together with their hornlike covering <parrots have very strong bills so they can break open nuts> Synonyms bill, neb, nibRelated Words mouth; muzzle; mandible, maw, maxilla

  2. 2 the projecting front part of a hat or cap <the hat was blue, but the bill was red> Synonyms bill, brim, peakRelated Words shade

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