Definitions of payable

  1. subject to or requiring payment especially as specified; "a collectible bill"; "a note payable on demand"; "a check payable to John Doe" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Matured; now due. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. That may, can, or should be, paid; justly due. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. That may be paid: that ought to be paid. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. Due; that may or should be paid. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. That can be paid; due. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. That may be paid; due; that there is power to pay; justly due. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for payable

  1. Therefore, the note was drawn payable on demand. – A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties by Charles Major
  2. But, if the power is conceded, it does not follow that the people should be taxed to provide a bounty, payable semi- annually, to the private companies who are engaged in banking, and who alone receive the profits arising from the business. – Monopolies and the People by D. C. Cloud