What does payments mean?

Definitions for payments

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word payments.

Did you actually mean pantyhose or phintias?


  1. paymentsnoun

    Plural form of payment.


  1. Payments

    A payment is the voluntary tender of money or its equivalent or of things of value by one party (such as a person or company) to another in exchange for goods or services provided by them or to fulfill a legal obligation. The party making the payment is commonly called the payer, while the payee is the party receiving the payment.

Editors Contribution

  1. payments

    Plural form of the word payment.

    The bank payments are listed on the electronic app and are easy to see and understand.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 6, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'payments' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2270

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'payments' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3824

How to pronounce payments?

How to say payments in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of payments in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of payments in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of payments in a Sentence

  1. Tom Goyda:

    We encourage customers to continue making their home loan payments if they can.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    What this plan does, of course, is end private insurance payments for the American people, so instead of making a private insurance premium payment, you're now going to make a Medicare premium payment. And what all of the studies indicate is that payment under a Medicare-for-all single-payer system will be significantly less than what middle class families today are paying for health insurance.

  3. Richard Feinberg:

    However, a deal with the Paris Club will not get Cuba a good international credit rating. That can only come from more robust export earnings and a healthier sustainable balance of payments.

  4. Gabriel Sakellaridis:

    The government aims to meet all of its payments and has proven this with great effort and under very difficult conditions, the plan is to cover all payments, with priority on domestic needs and then those to lenders.

  5. White House:

    In effect, the Billionaire Minimum Income Tax payments are a prepayment of tax obligations these households will owe when they later realize their gains, this approach means that the very wealthiest Americans pay taxes as they go, just like everyone else, and eliminates the inefficient sheltering of income for decades or generations.

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for payments

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for payments »


Find a translation for the payments definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"payments." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 18 Apr. 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/payments>.

Discuss these payments definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for payments? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net


    Are you a words master?

    the trait of lacking restraint or control; reckless freedom from inhibition or worry
    A abandon
    B conveyance
    C ditch
    D sweep

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for payments: