\ ˈbild How to pronounce billed (audio) \

Definition of billed

: having a bill especially of a specified kind usually used in combination spoon-billed

Examples of billed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web USA Today asked the singer — who is on the road with her co-billed husband, Neil Giraldo — if she was bothered about not being selected for the Rock Hall sooner in her career. Chris Willman, Variety, 21 July 2022 Last summer, the McCown's longspur, named after Confederate general John P. McCown, became the thick-billed longspur, a label based solely on its characteristics. The Washington Post, Arkansas Online, 31 Oct. 2021 Soon after, the two musicians became co-billed partners, releasing seven albums as a duo through 1980. Sheldon Pearce, The New Yorker, 10 Aug. 2021 Last year, supporters of bird name changes saw one victory when the American Ornithological Society renamed McCown's longspur -- after Confederate Gen. John Porter McCown -- as the thick-billed longspur. Leah Asmelash, CNN, 9 June 2021 Those 15 sessions with a psychologist likely resulted in a total billed cost to the patient and his insurance of about $2,250. Abigail Hardin, STAT, 3 Apr. 2021 The triple-billed act spent one week atop the ranking in August 2018. Pamela Bustios, Billboard, 10 Feb. 2021 Even after the lien reform, the hospital continued to bypass Medicaid patients’ coverage and pursue its full-billed charges. New York Times, 1 Feb. 2021 Some health insurers are paying a large share of Dr. Murphy’s billed charges. Sarah Kliff, New York Times, 10 Nov. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of billed

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Billed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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