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Definition of the verb pay for

What does pay for mean as a doing phrase?


  1. have as a guest
    • lexical domain: Activities - verbs of political and social activities and events
    • synonym of pay for: invite
    • more generic word: interact = act together or towards others or with others

Alternative definition of the verb pay for


  1. To exchange for, especially money for goods or services.
  2. To be punished or held accountable for.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for pay for

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Google previewA Dictionary of Economics (2012)

by John Black, Nigar Hashimzade, Gareth Myles

The government requires tax revenue to pay for *public goods and *income redistribution. Given the level of revenue necessary to run a modern society, use of the ability to pay criterion for taxation seems inevitable. abnormal obsolescence ...

Google previewThe Tourism Society's Dictionary for the Tourism Industry (2008)

by Verité Reily Collins

insurance carried by travellers to pay for emergency medical attention when away from home. acclimatise (v) to become accustomed to changed local weather ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Forms and Precedents for Pleading and Practice (1903)

At Common Law, in Equity, and Under the Various Codes and Practice Acts by William Henry Michael, William Mack, Howard Pervear Nash, James Cockroft, Thomas Edward O'Brien

each, and to pay for the same when calls were duly made therefor. And the said .4. 1V. Sutton heretofore, to wk, on . . . . . 1B85,sold and ...

Google previewPersonal Finance: An Encyclopedia of Modern Money Management (2015)

An Encyclopedia of Modern Money Management by Barbara Friedberg

Health insurance helps the consumer pay for medical costs. As former Minnesota governor Jesse Ventura stated, “Health insurance should be a given for every citizen.” Finally, with the recent implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) ...

Google previewGovernment and the Economy: An Encyclopedia (2014)

An Encyclopedia by David A. Dieterle Ph.D., Kathleen M. Simmons

In addition, it is safe to infer that without health insurance (the financial means to pay for products and services in the health care market) many Americans will experience economic hardship during this exchange. Some will not be able to pay ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Mississippi Indians (2000)

by Donald Ricky

The United States hereby agree to pay for provisions and clothing furnished the army under Appotholehala in the winter of 1861 and 1862, not to exceed the sum of ten thousand dollars, the accounts to be ascertained and settled ...

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Quotes about pay for


A poem won’t pay for the medicines-
For the groceries-
For the electricity-
For the water-
For the next thing- needed
To live a small decent life.

A poem won’t pay-

And others say-
'Why should it? ' (Shalom Freedman)
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