Synonyms and Antonyms of payment

  1. 1 the act of offering money in exchange for goods or services <they are very prompt in the payment of their credit card bills> Synonyms compensation, disbursement, giving, paying, remitment, remittance, remuneration Related Words rendering, tendering; reimbursement, repayment; paying off, paying up, prepayment; overpayment Near Antonyms underpayment Antonyms nonpayment

  2. 2 something (as money) that is given or received in return for goods or services <our payment for all the work we did barely covered our expenses> <we finally mailed our last car payment last week> Synonyms compensation, consideration, pay, recompense, remittance, remuneration, requital Related Words salary, stipend, wage(s); disbursement, expenditure, outlay; rebate, refund; indemnity, recoupment, redress, reparation, restitution; adjustment, settlement; deposit; reimbursement, repayment; prepayment; overpayment; rent, rental

  3. 3 the money paid regularly to a person for labor or services <your payment will be issued as a weekly check> Synonyms emolument, hire, packet [British], pay, paycheck, pay envelope, wage, salary, stipendRelated Words living wage, minimum wage, nominal wages, take-home pay; double time, overtime, time and a half; compensation, recompense, remittance, remuneration, requital, return; recoupment, redress, reparation, restitution; reimbursement, repayment; earnings, profit, takings, yield

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