How To Spell pay?

Correct spelling: pay

What does the abbreviation pay mean?

Google Ngram Viewer results for pay:

This graph shows how "pay" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for pay?

  1. It's a little dear, perhaps, but one can't pay too much for what is good." – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  2. But why should they pay – Peccavi by E. W. Hornung
  3. And what 'll pay for it? – Mr. Dooley: In the Hearts of His Countrymen by Finley Peter Dunne
  4. You can pay me right here." – Christopher and Columbus by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  5. We're going to pay it all back some day." – Burr Junior by G. Manville Fenn
  6. Besides, when we find you a job you can pay us for it if you like. – Major Barbara by George Bernard Shaw
  7. Pay it, and come back to me. – The Best Policy by Elliott Flower
  8. So it might pay you to wait. – Desert Dust by Edwin L. Sabin
  9. Were they men in his pay – The Crystal Stopper by Maurice LeBlanc
  10. It's what they get their pay for. – The Second-Story Man by Upton Sinclair

What are the translations for pay?

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Dutch words for Pay

vergoeding, betaling, financieren, belonen, beloning, loon, salaris, betalen, bezoldiging, voldoen, uitkeren, uitbetalen, afbetalen, lonend zijn.

French words for Pay

rapporter, paie, acquitter, salaire, financer, rembourser, payer, rémunérer, payé.

German words for Pay

Lohn, widmen, Gehalt, Bezahlung, Entgelt, begleichen, Gage, honorieren, entlohnen, aufkommen, Entlohnung, bezahlen, Arbeitsentgelt, Arbeitslohn, Besoldung, Zahlen, blechen, besolden, lohnenswert sein, Sold, Lohnzahlung, Dienstbezüge, Heuer.

Italian words for Pay

retribuzione, stipendio.

Japanese words for Pay

支払う, ペイ, しはらう, 賄う, 工賃, まかなう, 俸給, ほうきゅう, 引き合う, 払い渡す, 割りに合う, 割に合う, こうちん, ひきあう, 手間賃, てまちん, 引合う, ちんせん, はらいわたす, わりにあう, 割にあう, 賃銭, 引きあう.

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Marathi word for Pay

वेतन द्या.

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Polish words for Pay

wypłacić, zapłacić.

Portuguese words for Pay

acreditar, vencimento, pagamento, pagar a, pagã.

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Russian words for Pay

платить, оплачивать, зарплата, оплатить, расплачиваться, жалованье.

Spanish words for Pay

rendir, compensar, cubrir, saldar, acertar, cancelar, paga.

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Vietnamese word for Pay

tiền lương.