pays 1 of 2

present tense third-person singular of pay
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as in compensates
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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as in meets
to give what is owed for you ought to pay that bill before it's overdue

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as in gives
to produce as revenue an investment paying six percent

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pays

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noun

plural of pay

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“Pays.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pays. Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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