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  • 1 paid — [peɪd] adjective 1. paid work is work which you receive money for: • It will become increasingly difficult for those over retirement age to obtain any paid work with which to supplement their pension. 2. HUMAN RESOURCES a paid worker receives… …

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  • 2 paid-up — adj BrE informal 1.) a fully paid up member of sth if someone is a fully paid up member of a particular group, they strongly support what that group likes or believes in ▪ a fully paid up member of the celebrity circuit 2.) paid up member someone …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 Paid — Paid, imp., p. p., & a. from {Pay}. 1. Receiving pay; compensated; hired; as, a paid attorney. [1913 Webster] 2. Satisfied; contented. [Obs.] Paid of his poverty. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Paid — may refer to several films:*Paid (1930 film), starring Joan Crawford *Paid (2006 film), a 2006 Dutch film …

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  • 5 paid–up — adj: requiring no further payments a paid–up insurance policy Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 paid — past and past participle of PAY(Cf. ↑payer). ● put paid to Cf. ↑put paid to …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 paid-up — ► ADJECTIVE 1) with all subscriptions or charges paid in full. 2) committed to a cause, group, etc.: a fully paid up postmodernist …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 paid — [pād] vt., vi. pt. & pp. of PAY1 adj. 1. discharged or settled by or as by payment [a paid bill] 2. with wages or salary included; with pay [a paid vacation] …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 paid — S2 [peıd] v the past tense and past participle of ↑pay →put paid to sth at ↑put …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 paid-up — paid ,up adjective paid for completely …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 Paid.... — Paid...., s. Päd …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 12 paid — index mercenary Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 13 paid — see pay …

    Modern English usage

  • 14 paid — [[t]pe͟ɪd[/t]] 1) Paid is the past tense and past participle of pay. 2) ADJ: ADJ n Paid workers, or people who do paid work, receive money for the work that they do. Apart from a small team of paid staff, the organisation consists of unpaid… …

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  • 15 paid — paid1 [ peıd ] adjective ** 1. ) receiving pay for work you do: paid campaign workers a ) done for pay: paid work 2. ) used for describing a period of time when you are given pay by the place where you work although you are not at work: a paid… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 paid — I UK [peɪd] / US adjective ** 1) used for describing a period of time when you are given pay by the place where you work although you are not at work paid holidays paid sick leave Employees were allowed to take paid time off for volunteer work.… …

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  • 17 Paid — Filmdaten Originaltitel Paid Produktionsland USA …

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  • 18 paid — [peɪd] adj I 1) a paid period of time is one when you receive pay although you are not at work Ant: unpaid paid holidays[/ex] 2) earning a particular amount of money highly paid managers[/ex] a new deal for low paid workers[/ex] 3) working or… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 19 paid-up — also paid up 1) ADJ: ADJ n If a person or country is a paid up member of a group, they are an enthusiastic member or are recognized by most people as being a member of it. ...our future as an independent nation lies as a fully paid up member of… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 paid — I. past and past participle of pay II. adjective Date: 1817 1. marked by the receipt of pay < paid vacation time > 2. being or having been paid or paid for < a paid official > < a paid political announcement > …

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