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Pay

Meanings and phrases

pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. something that remunerates; wage; earnings; remuneration; salary

pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. give money, usually in exchange for goods or services
  2. convey, as of a compliment, regards, attention, etc.; bestow; give
  3. cancel or discharge a debt; pay up; ante up
  4. do or give something to somebody in return; pay off; make up; compensate
  5. bring in; yield; bear
  6. dedicate; give; devote
  7. be worth it
  8. render
  9. bear (a cost or penalty), in recompense for some action
  10. make a compensation for
  11. discharge or settle

combat pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. extra pay for soldiers engaged in active combat

hell to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. dire consequences

merit pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. extra pay awarded to an employee on the basis of merit (especially to school teachers)

pay as you earn

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the British system of withholding tax; PAYE

pay back

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take vengeance on or get even; pay off; get; fix
  2. act or give recompense in recognition of someone's behavior or actions; reward; repay
E.g.
  • He did make enough money to pay back his debtors.
  • Duncan agreed to pay back the money and pay a $5,000 fine.
  • Johnson also wanted to pay back the Gambinos for their dishonesty.

pay cash

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. pay (for something) with cash

pay claim

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the wage demanded from management for workers by their union representatives; wage claim

pay cut

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the act of reducing a salary; salary cut
E.g.
  • In 2003–04, he even accepted to take a pay cut to remain with the club.
  • The declining quality of her reporting soon caused her to receive a pay cut.
  • Urbik agreed to a pay cut in an effort to stay with the team on March 17, 2015.

pay dirt

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. ore that yields a substantial profit to the miner
  2. a profitable success

pay envelope

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. wages enclosed in an envelope for distribution to the wage earner; pay packet

pay for

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. have as a guest; invite

pay heed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. give heed (to); attend; hang; advert; give ear

pay off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. yield a profit or result
  2. eliminate by paying off (debts); liquidate
  3. pay off (loans or promissory notes); redeem
  4. do or give something to somebody in return; pay; make up; compensate
  5. pay someone with influence in order to receive a favor; buy off
  6. take vengeance on or get even; pay back; get; fix
E.g.
  • In 1823, Gracie sold the estate to pay off debts.
  • However, the changes did not pay off this season.
  • Judkins sold his house to pay off his debts.

pay out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. expend, as from a fund; disburse

pay packet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. wages enclosed in an envelope for distribution to the wage earner; pay envelope

pay rate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. amount of money received per unit time; rate of pay

pay up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. cancel or discharge a debt; ante up; pay
E.g.
  • On April 25, 2008, Wachovia agreed to pay up to $144 million to end the investigation without admitting wrongdoing.
  • The Governor, who owes a gambling debt to a member of The Union, has refused to pay up since he believes he was cheated.
  • Also, the BEGGs have outfitted him with an explosive device attached to his groin that will explode if he does not pay up.

rate of pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. amount of money received per unit time; pay rate

sick pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. wages paid to an employee who is on sick leave

strike pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. money paid to strikers from union funds

take-home pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. what is left of your pay after deductions for taxes and dues and insurance etc

not pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, the changes did not pay off this season.
  • ... Because I do not pay anybody what they make.
  • Edbrooke then did not pay his subcontractors.

agreed to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The sponsor agreed to pay for weekly travel to New York.
  • MTY agreed to pay about US$300 million to acquire Kahala.
  • agreed to pay Legia €400,000 to sign Cafú.

pay tribute

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • McEntire and Reese Witherspoon also came to pay tribute.
  • forced the kingdom of Malidiya to pay tribute to Assyria.
  • The king was treated as a vassal and expected to pay tribute.

refused to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, the garrison commander refused to pay.
  • The town refused to pay tithe for the Diocese of Zagreb.
  • Both men have refused to pay the charge.

ordered to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Beutel was ordered to pay Ross $7500 in damages.
  • The Slovak Government was ordered to pay V.C.
  • Tomasetti was eventually ordered to pay the unpaid taxes.

required to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was required to pay only in the form of paper money.
  • He was, however, still required to pay his enormous fine.
  • However, residents are required to pay for room and board.

money to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He had to borrow the money to pay for his uniform.
  • There was insufficient money to pay the trust fund.
  • He did make enough money to pay back his debtors.

pay homage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Portions of the climax pay homage to "Vertigo" (1958).
  • Mongolian ministries have sent people to Hohhot to pay homage.
  • Ashe put an "e" on her stagename to pay homage to Carole King.

unable to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The fleet sailed back towards Genoa, with Clement unable to pay it.
  • The problems with Petty were triggered after he was unable to pay Holly.
  • Disraeli was unable to pay off the last of his debts from this debacle until 1849.
E.g.
  • is a European pay television channel, operated by E!
  • It is a pay television throughout India.
  • A pay television broadcast agreement was made with Showtime.

pay attention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • When she sings, it's disarming--you must pay attention.
  • But other mall operators would do well to pay attention."
  • The only time we pay attention to these qualities is in song.

pay taxes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Concurrently, the duty to pay taxes was also removed.
  • Those monopolies also had to pay taxes.
  • Oñate forced the Acoma and other local Indians to pay taxes in crops, cotton, and labor.

willing to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She's also behind in her rent, and Brooke is willing to pay it.
  • The cost of success may cost your humanity but maybe Mitch is willing to pay it.
  • Margolese believed that, like cable TV, satellite radio would find an audience willing to pay for variety.

pay more

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They would have to pay more for imports.
  • Terry gets angry, begging her not to tell his wife, saying he'll pay more.
  • In response Samsung said U.S. consumers will "pay more, with fewer choices".

did not pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, the changes did not pay off this season.
  • Edbrooke then did not pay his subcontractors.
  • Because they did not pay the rent."

without pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The pastor served the first six months without pay.
  • Due to illness he obtained a long leave without pay.
  • Arnold was suspended without pay on November 14, 2016.

help pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She worked as a waitress to help pay for college.
  • Sullivan later raised money to help pay for Robinson's funeral.
  • Gunning responded by initiating a penny drive to help pay the fee.

equal pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They demanded "equal pay for equal labour" for female workers.
  • This is referred to as pay equity or ("equal pay for equal work").
  • It demanded equal pay with male teachers, and eventually broke away.

forced to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The city was forced to pay 3000 guilders for supporting the insurgents.
  • The Rohillas were defeated and were forced to pay a heavy war indemnity.
  • Tiberius was forced to intervene, and Urgulania was forced to pay a fine.

order to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She worked in a bank in order to pay for the music school.
  • In order to pay for the extra spending, governments issue debt.
  • In order to pay off her hospital bills, Sang-doo becomes a gigolo.

used to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The profits are used to pay life insurance claims.
  • These two states used to pay tribute to the Serer crown of Saloum.
  • Since 2013, Urbana is used to pay for services on intercity buses.

able to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This led to Denel not being able to pay staff and company pensioners.
  • With the money from the trade Rapayet is able to pay Zaida's dowry in full.
  • In mainstream schools children are often not expected to be able to pay attention.

failed to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The club's previous owners had failed to pay its debts to many local businesses.
  • The cafe was closed in November 2007 because management failed to pay back rent.
  • Ferry had also failed to pay any of the $720,000-plus cash judgment against him.

offered to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They offered to pay half of the amount on short term basic.
  • The man offered to pay for his coffee, and the two amicably parted.
  • Publishers MGN had previously apologised and offered to pay damages.

pay a fine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They were also ordered to pay a fine of 1.35 million ouguiya (US$4,655).
  • In 2016, the European Union ordered Apple to pay a fine for its actions.
  • Grant was allowed to pay a fine but had to walk back to the White House.

afford to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Moser could not afford to pay him.
  • When Brody cannot afford to pay for cocaine, Zannis sells him ice instead.
  • Eventually, he could no longer afford to pay the rent on the studio and was evicted.

having to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She appeared in court but escaped having to pay any fine.
  • Milà was having to pay the mortgage.
  • I guess it was just one of those cases of having to pay for your beliefs.

ability to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Your ability to reason, like your ability to pay attention and make comparisons is zero.
  • The houses were built according to people's ability to pay, tastes, and cultural background.
  • the ability to pay attention in class, to cooperate, to organize and to seek help) and college premia.

funds to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By 1944 the city was short of funds to pay for La Guardia's new programs.
  • The fund required the local community and state to raise matching funds to pay the rest.
  • TransferWise then uses these pools of funds to pay out transfers via local bank transfer.

failure to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was indicted on a failure to pay federal income tax on these stocks.
  • There, Arthur Bixby was jailed for failure to pay $850, three years after a judgement in a lawsuit.
  • On July 11, 2013, the State of Kansas again closed 10 Taco Tico franchises for failure to pay state taxes.

pay interest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The credit instrument normally requires the debtor to pay interest and extends for time periods of 30 days or longer.
  • Separate special-purpose entities—rather than the parent investment bank—issue the CDOs and pay interest to investors.
  • Separate special purpose entities—rather than the parent investment bank—issue the CDOs and pay interest to investors.
E.g.
  • Elvis lovers visit Memphis to pay their respects at Graceland.
  • And when they pay their respects, they'll have to wait in line."
  • Along the route, thousands flocked to the tracks to pay their respects.

failing to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Laurence A Hislam was summoned for failing to pay 2s 3d.
  • However, Khanna filed a case against Supertech for failing to pay as endorsement fees.
  • They were folded by the league on May 11, 1976, after failing to pay a $75,000 league assessment.

pay a fee

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The English club agreed to pay a fee of €2.25 million for the single season.
  • Businesses can either manage the VPC themselves or pay a fee to have HP manage it.
  • Upon completion of each course students may pay a fee to get credits towards college.

pay gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Other researchers who analyzed the pay gap in transition Russia reach similar conclusions.
  • At the Women in the World Annual Summit, she spoke against the gender pay gap in Hollywood.
  • These statistics reveal the severity of the gender inequality and pay gap that exist in the US.

pay rent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The subjects had to pay rent and provide certain services.
  • Until this house was built, Sunderland still had to pay rent on the land.
  • Most evictions in the United States occur because the tenant cannot or will not pay rent.

refusing to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Anderson was arrested on December 23, 2018, after refusing to pay his limo driver $50.
  • In May 1911 she was sent to prison for seven days for refusing to pay for a dog licence.
  • Betty then leaves the house as Roy, refusing to pay his clients back, is consequently beaten up.

back pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The second half was delayed 40 minutes by Braves players demanding back pay.
  • The former employee is suing Talking Rain for back pay and emotional distress.
  • When attempting to get his back pay, Richardson was told by a naval pay clerk that he was dead.

pay per

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Her pay per call phone line reached 2,000 calls per day at its peak.
  • It also featured as the theme song for the WWE pay per view Cyber Sunday 2007.
  • 1, and was used as the theme song for the WWE pay per view Extreme Rules in June 2009.

pay raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Teachers rejected the pay raise, walking out across the state on February 22.
  • The recruitment rate rose from July, when the RIC was given a large pay raise.
  • In 1920, he left Paramount after studio head Adolph Zukor refused to give him a substantial pay raise.
E.g.
  • is a European pay television channel, operated by E!
  • Disney Channel is a Polish pay television channel aimed at kids.
  • Star Jalsha Star Jalsha is an Indian pay television channel owned by Star India(Disney India).

pay all

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Self-employed people have to pay all 14%.
  • She admits that creative writing does not pay all the bills unless one is a top-notch author.
  • This was risky for publishers because they had to find people that would pay all upfront or make payments.
E.g.
  • He was ordered to pay compensation of about 50,000 baht per house to six plaintiffs.
  • And the prince of the khoshuun which Togtokh had raided refused Sando's demand to pay compensation to the plundered Chinese merchants.

low pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Teachers say that because of low pay in West Virginia, the state has difficulty attracting and retaining teachers.
  • In "Laval Ltd v Swedish Builders Union" a group of Latvian workers were sent to a construction site in Sweden on low pay.
  • The strike was called in response to the low pay of West Virginia teachers, whose compensation ranks 48th in the United States.

does not pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • New Eyes does not pay for eye exams.
  • Her husband lives for his job and does not pay proper attention to Anne-Marie.
  • Under this arrangement, the author does not pay anything towards the expense of publication.

costs to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Several exceptions were maintained: 1) costs to pay interest and principal on indebtedness incurred prior to September 4, 2004 for Act 72 schools and prior to June 27, 2006 for non-Act 72 schools; 2) costs to pay interest and principal on electoral debt; 3) costs incurred in providing special education programs and services (beyond what is already paid by the State); and 4) costs due to increases of more than the Index in the school's share of payments to PSERS (PA school employees pension fund) taking into account the state mandated PSERS contribution rate.

pay an annual

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Tangsu Nagas also agreed to pay an annual tribute to the Ahom king.
  • Countries which have this status also pay an annual fee to maintain this status.
  • In addition to the Oghuz slaves, he also had to pay an annual tribute of 1.5 million dirhams.

gender pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the Women in the World Annual Summit, she spoke against the gender pay gap in Hollywood.
  • A. Newell and B. Reiley (2000) use the RLMS data for 1992 and 1996 to estimate the gender pay gap.
  • As a result, only a partial perspective on gender pay gap is possible based on small scale studies.

obliged to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Kabul's ruler was obliged to pay a tribute.
  • Anne and Emily were obliged to pay fifty pounds to help meet their publishing costs.
  • His mother was obliged to pay Susannah an allowance in order to prevent her making public his letters.

agreeing to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Persian citizens sued for peace, agreeing to pay the Jizya.
  • Azerbaijan then surrendered to Caliph Umar, agreeing to pay the annual "jizya".
  • He placed the Miclăuşeni Estate as collateral, agreeing to pay back the debts in gold coins.

better pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • To fund his studies, Sum Ming works hard in Mauritius for better pay.
  • We were offered better pay at Dimension Pictures, so we left for Dimension.
  • In 1980, 700 people staged a 13-day hunger strike, demanding better pay and stricter regulation of the old system of employment.

higher pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Technicians possessed specialized skills that were rewarded with a higher pay grade.
  • The Builders' Labourers' Federation stopped construction work on 7 March 1928, demanding higher pay.
  • Technicians possessed specialized skills that were rewarded with a higher pay grade, but had no command authority.

pay increase

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Although the pay scale was still inequitable, black workers received a pay increase in 1944.
  • The construction workers were offered a twenty-five cent per day pay increase but demanded fifty cents.
  • Nonetheless, on the same day, Governor Justice signed into law a bill offering teachers a 2% pay increase.

pay grade

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • T/5 was under the pay grade 5, along with corporal.
  • The pay grade number corresponded with the technician's rank.
  • Technicians possessed specialized skills that were rewarded with a higher pay grade.

full pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Willes-Johnson then went on half-pay in 1814, before returning to full pay in 1815.
  • The decision was to keep them on active duty with full pay, but they had to be stationed somewhere.
  • Mike sends Werner's men home with full pay for the half-completed job and a reminder to keep silent.

pay a visit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Abha & Karan pay a visit to Nilanjana.
  • They pay a visit to her place.
  • In February 1939, Chu was allowed to pay a visit to his home and his church for three days.

gender pay gap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the Women in the World Annual Summit, she spoke against the gender pay gap in Hollywood.
  • A. Newell and B. Reiley (2000) use the RLMS data for 1992 and 1996 to estimate the gender pay gap.
  • As a result, only a partial perspective on gender pay gap is possible based on small scale studies.

promised to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • We promised to pay for everything we took.
  • Booth promised to pay me for my trouble, but he never did.
  • After her marriage, her husband promised to pay off the loan.
E.g.
  • But later on the circumstances of his life invited him to pay more attention to the language of rock’n’roll.
  • Since then, people seem to have grown to like dubbed versions more, and pay more attention to the dubbing actors.
  • The Overseas Press Club sent a letter to the president of Brazil imploring him to pay more attention the deaths of journalists in Brazil.

half pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Prevost went back onto half pay for several years.
  • After his return he left active service but remained at half pay.
  • The War ended in 1763 and Phillip returned to England on half pay.

pay rise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1943, she was given a pay rise, earning £6 6s.
  • She coldly rebuffs his affections but instead offers him a pay rise.
  • The tale, whose central character discussed her intention to demand a pay rise and was finally revealed to be the Queen, won Lamont third prize.

not to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1838, Miyan called upon his followers not to pay revenue to zamindars.
  • In addition, homebuyers or builders can save their money using FSBO in order not to pay extra fees.
  • In October of that year, Arias was briefly arrested for urging citizens not to pay taxes to his government.

pay the rent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Because they did not pay the rent."
  • He does not work because he has to pay the rent or the phone bill.
  • Eventually, he could no longer afford to pay the rent on the studio and was evicted.

expected to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He expected to pay for college for about 30 of the students.
  • The king was treated as a vassal and expected to pay tribute.
  • The borrower is usually expected to pay back the loan after completion of the course and securing a job.

overtime pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Any employee working during these holidays will be entitled to overtime pay.
  • Since 2010, a rate of 50% overtime pay applies for people working over 60 hours a week.
  • Later, Kim Lye employs his old friend's son Daji and makes him work long hours without overtime pay to save money.

only pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • But Betty responds, "I'll only pay $8."
  • They had instructions from him to only pay eight cents per pound.
  • However, the casino may only pay 4 times the amount wagered for a winning wager.

pay tax

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Married couples do not have to pay tax in this circumstance.
  • This group consisted of people who couldn't pay tax because of disease or other reasons.
  • Since that day the Prince declared that in gratitude for his help - the citizens of the country of the Cayman Islands would never pay tax.

pay no

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • How come you pay no attention to me?".
  • "When I speak English, I think only in thought—I pay no attention to English."
  • While SPVs pay no Irish tax, the generate circa €100m annually for the Irish economy in fees paid to law firms.

no pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Barrio lieutenants received no pay or other compensation.
  • Aqeel received no pay and even had to bring food from home.
  • Almost all of the employees retained their jobs with no pay cuts.

pay the fine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Unable to pay the fine, his fancy clothing is auctioned off.
  • The women would not pay the fine."
  • When Shelbourne refused to pay the fine they were threatened with suspension.

pay damages

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Publishers MGN had previously apologised and offered to pay damages.
  • In February 2012, the Tribunal de Grande Instance of Lyon condemned Monsanto to pay damages to François.
  • He was ordered to pay damages of 50,000 baht on average to each of the six plaintiffs within 30 days of the ruling.
E.g.
  • It is not the same as insolvency, which is inability to pay debts that should have been paid.
  • In February 2014, due to the airline's inability to pay its employees salary or benefits for three consecutive months, many pilots and cabin crew resigned.
  • The W&NB went into receivership in 1917 due to its inability to pay off its bonded interest, and the lease of the Eagles Mere Railroad was canceled in 1920.
E.g.
  • Reports have emerged in recent years of disputes over pay and conditions.
  • The advent of equal pay and conditions resulted in many Aboriginal stockmen losing their jobs to helicopters.
  • In December, Gilmore once again put his support behind the Croke Park Deal on public sector pay and conditions.

pay for equal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They demanded "equal pay for equal labour" for female workers.
  • This is referred to as pay equity or ("equal pay for equal work").
  • The law provides that men and women should receive equal pay for equal work.

refusal to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 52 were killed; the victims, mostly women, were well-to-do civilians caught by the casino owner's refusal to pay for protection.
  • Van Alen's satisfaction at these accomplishments was likely muted by Walter Chrysler's later refusal to pay the balance of his architectural fee.
  • China's refusal to pay an indemnity for the Bắc Lệ ambush led two months later to the outbreak of the Sino-French War (August 1884 – April 1885).

enough to pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It did not earn enough to pay Fearing's advance.
  • If the poor person stayed overnight, they gave the poor person enough to pay for a night's lodging.
  • Combs wanted the land badly enough to pay the asking price and bought it despite Allen's warnings not to "butt in."

severance pay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His large severance pay also created controversy.
  • They would also get no annual leave entitlement and no severance pay.
  • Seasonal workers earn less and do not receive severance pay, although they also have a contract.

pay to attend

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is the amount the public school district pays to a charter school for each resident student that attends the charter and it is the amount a nonresident student's parents must pay to attend the district's schools.

pay the tax

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • People could pay the tax either in the good produced or with money.
  • Non-residents pay the tax only from income with origin in Ukraine, but not every kind of income is subject to the tax.
  • The overprinted War Tax stamps were not issued to pay for postage but were meant to be used to pay the tax levied on money orders.
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