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Princeton's WordNet

  1. invite, pay forverb

    have as a guest

    "I invited them to a restaurant"


  1. pay forverb

    To exchange for, especially money for goods or services.

  2. pay forverb

    To be punished or held accountable for.

Editors Contribution

  1. pay for

    To pay with currency for goods, products or a service

    We have to pay for our shopping at the till in the shop

    Submitted by MaryC on February 22, 2021  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pay for in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pay for in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of pay for in a Sentence

  1. Zereana Jess-Huff:

    The way insurers have embraced this service delivery method has been an interesting development, i think a lot of that is because their backs are up against the wall when it comes to accessibility. This service is an answer for that. For individuals who need to pay for online therapy out of pocket, we’ve also introduced rates that are competitive with what you would pay in a brick-and-mortar setting.If you are seeing a Ph.D. level therapist through Amwell, it’s $95, and if you are seeing a masters-level therapist it’s $79.

  2. Bill Schuette:

    I would certainly not bathe a newborn child or a young infant in this bad water, and if you can't drink the bad water, you shouldn't pay for it.

  3. Fahim Saleh:

    Within the next couple of months we will start developing a wallet that would allow you to pay for rides, we want to be in all forms of transport. And also food, and services - a hairdresser delivered to your door, or a masseuse.

  4. United States:

    We're not asking for a ride at taxpayer expense. If our government were to charter a plane, we'd be willing to cover our share of the cost, we'd happily pay for a seat.

  5. Carly Fiorina:

    She tweets about women's rights in this country and takes money from governments that deny women the most basic human rights. She tweets about equal pay for women but won't answer basic questions about her own offices' pay standards, hillary may like hashtags. But she doesn't know what leadership means.

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