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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. paying off

    The movement by which a ship's head falls off from the wind, and drops to leeward. Also, the paying off the ship's officers and crew, and the removal of the ship from active service to ordinary.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of paying off in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of paying off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of paying off in a Sentence

  1. Craig Brimhall:

    For people who have the risk tolerance, investing that money rather than paying off the mortgage is fine, but think about what would happen if the investments don’t pan out and you still have to pay your mortgage.

  2. Alex Trebek:

    I'm doing well, i've been continuing my treatment and it is paying off though it does fatigue me a great deal. My numbers are good. I'm feeling great.

  3. Brian Eno:

    I'm struck by the insidious, computer-driven tendency to take things out of the domain of muscular activity and put them into the domain of mental activity. The transfer is not paying off. Sure, muscles are unreliable, but they represent several million years of accumulated finesse.

  4. Henry Schwartz:

    Even if it was just a lotto ticket trade, it's an extreme case of leverage paying off.

  5. Victoria Azarenka:

    This just gives me even more inspiration and motivation to keep working harder, i'm very happy that all the work that I've been putting in is paying off. It's such a great opportunity to play the whole month so consistent.

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