Thesaurus

paying

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of paying

  1. yielding a profit finally found a paying job Synonyms economic, fat, gainful, juicy, lucrative, moneymaking, money-spinning [chiefly British], profitable, remunerativeRelated Words advantageous, beneficial, favorable, rewarding, useful, worthwhile; bankableNear Antonyms disadvantageous, unfavorableAntonyms unprofitable


paying

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of paying

  1. 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 Synonyms compensation, disbursement, giving, payment, remitment, remittance, remunerationRelated Words rendering, tendering; reimbursement, repayment; paying off, paying up, prepayment; overpaymentNear Antonyms underpaymentAntonyms nonpayment



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up paying? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to bring about or cause (something)

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Emoji Quiz

  • emoji-the-quiz
  • What phase of the moon is this: 🌖 ?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!