nonpaid

adjective
non·​paid | \ ˌnän-ˈpād How to pronounce nonpaid (audio) \

Definition of nonpaid

: not receiving or providing pay : unpaid nonpaid work a nonpaid caregiver

Examples of nonpaid in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But the social network may not be going far enough, some say, because nonpaid anti-vaccination posts are still allowed. Jessica Flores, USA TODAY, "Coronavirus updates: Hawaii eases travel restrictions; Facebook to encourage flu shots; 38M global cases; 215K US deaths," 14 Oct. 2020 As a nonpaid mediator, De La Fuente helped secure a tentative settlement between the commission staff and Scott’s for the restaurant to pay a $250,000 fine and be granted permission to hold more events in the pavilion. Denis Cuff, The Mercury News, "Oakland restaurant faces $841K fine over shoreline dispute," 5 Feb. 2017

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First Known Use of nonpaid

1866, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonpaid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonpaid. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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