Payment


Payment
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Payment->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ payment
payment
defrayment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ discharge
discharge
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ acquittance
acquittance
quittance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ settlement
settlement
clearance
liquidation
satisfaction
reckoning
arrangement
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ acknowledgment
acknowledgment
release
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ receipt
receipt
receipt in full
receipt in full of all demands
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ voucher
voucher
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ repayment
repayment
reimbursement
retribution
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ pay
pay
&c.(reward) 973
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ money paid
money paid
&c.(expenditure) 809
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ ready money
ready money
&c.(cash) 800
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ stake
stake
remittance
installment
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ payer
payer
liquidator
&c. 801
PARAG:Payment->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pay
pay
defray
make payment
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ paydown
paydown
pay on the nail
pay ready money
pay at sight
pay in advance
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ cash
cash
honor a bill
acknowledge
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ redeem
redeem
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pay in kind
pay in kind
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pay one's way
pay one's way
pay one's shot
pay one's footing
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pay the piper
pay the piper
pay sauce for all
pay costs
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ do the needful
do the needful
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ shell out
shell out
fork out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ come down with
come down with
come down with the dust
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ tickle the palm
tickle the palm
grease the palm
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ expend
expend
&c. 809
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ put down
put down
lay down
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ discharge
discharge
settle
quit
acquit oneself of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ foot the bill
foot the bill
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ account with
account with
reckon with
settle with
be even with
be quits with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ strike a balance
strike a balance
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ settle accounts with
settle accounts with
balance accounts with
square accounts with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ quit scores
quit scores
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ wipe off old scores
wipe off old scores
clear off old scores
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ satisfy
satisfy
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ pay in full
pay in full
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ satisfy all demands
satisfy all demands
pay in full of all demands
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ clear
clear
liquidate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ pay up
pay up
pay old debts
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ disgorge
disgorge
make repayment
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ repay
repay
refund
reimburse
retribute
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ make compensation
make compensation
&c. 30
PARAG:Payment->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ paying
paying
&c. paid
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ owing nothing
owing nothing
out of debt
all straight
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unowed
unowed
never indebted
PARAG:Payment->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ to the tune of
to the tune of
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ on the nail
on the nail
money down

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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