What does paying mean?

Definitions for paying
pay·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gainful, paid, paying(adj)

    yielding a fair profit

  2. compensable, paying(a), remunerative, salaried, stipendiary(adj)

    for which money is paid

    "a paying job"; "remunerative work"; "salaried employment"; "stipendiary services"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Paying

    of Pay

Editors Contribution

  1. paying

    Verb form of the word pay.

    They were paying with cash and the restaurant manager was very grateful.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 12, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'paying' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2688

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'paying' in Written Corpus Frequency: #848

How to pronounce paying?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say paying in sign language?

  1. paying

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of paying in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of paying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of paying in a Sentence

  1. Bonnie Fuller:

    This will be fantastic for celebrities, but I can see regular paying airline customers demanding access to the private terminal, we all want to avoid the crowds and to get through security fast.

  2. Park Jong-kyu:

    Well-paying jobs that elderly people used to occupy are getting scarcer and elderly people are accepting positions even for very low wages.

  3. Lu Kang:

    The Chinese government has consistently demanded that Chinese companies investing abroad respect the laws and rules of the host nation, and fulfil their responsibility and obligation to society, including paying attention to protecting the environment, china is willing to work hard with Myanmar to properly implement these mutually beneficial cooperation projects, to promote local socio-economic development, to better benefit both countries and their peoples.

  4. Mansour Moazzami:

    There is a need to change this, the Oil Ministry is currently facing a financial burden as a result of paying the cash handouts.

  5. Peggy Joyce:

    Alimony is a system by which, when two people make a mistake, one of them keeps paying for it.

Images & Illustrations of paying

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