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paying

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 3)

yielding a profit
  • finally found a paying job

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paying

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of paying (Entry 2 of 3)

the act of offering money in exchange for goods or services
  • the actual shopping was quick, but with the long lines, paying for the stuff seemed to take forever

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paying

verb
present participle of pay

Synonyms & Antonyms of paying (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to give (someone) the sum of money owed for goods or services received
  • we need to pay the cashier and then we can leave

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2 to give what is owed for
  • you ought to pay that bill before it's overdue

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3 to hand over or use up in payment
  • rock fans were willing to pay enormous sums to get into the concert

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4 to produce as revenue
  • an investment paying six percent

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5 to provide with a paying job
  • pay someone to mow the lawn for the summer

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“Paying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/paying. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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