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  • 1 payment — I (act of paying) noun acquittal, acquittance, amortization, amortizement, clearance, compensation, defrayal, defrayment, disbursement, discharge of a debt, expenditure, liquidation, outlay, quittance, receipt in full, reckoning, recompense,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Payment — Pay ment, n. [F. payment, paiement. See {Pay} to requite.] 1. The act of paying, or giving compensation; the discharge of a debt or an obligation. [1913 Webster] No man envieth the payment of a debt. Bacon. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is paid;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 payment — The amount required to repay a loan, including interest and fees. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * payment pay‧ment [ˈpeɪmənt] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] FINANCE an amount of money that must be or has been paid, or the act of paying it …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 Payment — A payment is the transfer of wealth from one party (such as a person or company) to another. A payment is usually made in exchange for the provision of goods, services or both, or to fulfill a legal obligation. The simplest and oldest form of… …

    Wikipedia

  • 5 payment — noun 1 paying/being paid ADJECTIVE ▪ immediate (esp. BrE), prompt ▪ late ▪ penalties for late payment of tax ▪ early (esp. BrE) ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 6 payment — pay|ment W1S2 [ˈpeımənt] n 1.) an amount of money that has been or must be paid ▪ You can make a payment in any bank. ▪ Employees may occasionally receive bonus payments . ▪ The country cannot meet the payments on its £80 billion foreign debt. ▪… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 payment — pay|ment [ peımənt ] noun *** 1. ) count an amount of money that you pay or receive: The first payment is due on January 31. make a payment: You have to make a payment of $55 every month. meet payments (=manage to make payments): He failed to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8 payment — n. 1) to make (a) payment 2) to stop payment (of, on a check) 3) to suspend payments 4) a cash; down ( initial ); redundancy (BE; AE has severance pay); token payment 5) (a) payment for, on 6) in full payment (of a bill) * * * [ peɪmənt] on token …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 9 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 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 10 payment — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Act of paying Nouns 1. payment, defrayment; discharge, remission; acquittance, quittance; settlement, clearance, liquidation, satisfaction, reckoning, arrangement, restitution, repayment, reimbursement;… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 11 Payment — The transfer of one form of good, service or financial asset in exchange for another form of good, service or financial asset in proportions that have been previously agreed upon by all parties involved. Payment can be made in the form of funds,… …

    Investment dictionary

  • 12 payment — noun Date: 14th century 1. the act of paying 2. something that is paid ; pay 3. requital …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 payment — /pay meuhnt/, n. 1. something that is paid; an amount paid; compensation; recompense. 2. the act of paying. 3. reward or punishment; requital. [1300 50; ME, var. of paiement < MF. See PAY1, MENT] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 14 payment — noun /ˈpeɪ̯mənt/ a) The act of paying. b) A sum of money paid in exchange for goods or services …

    Wiktionary

  • 15 payment — Synonyms and related words: bait, base pay, bribe, budgeting, carrot, castigation, charge, chastening, chastisement, compensation, condign punishment, contribution, correction, costing, costing out, debit, debiting, deficit spending, deserts,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 16 Payment protection insurance — Payment protection insurance, (also known as PPI, credit protection insurance, loan repayment insurance, not to be confused with income protection or credit card cover) is an insurance product that is often designed to cover a debt that is… …

    Wikipedia

  • 17 payment into court — In litigation, the defendant may make an offer that he feels the plaintiff ought to accept. There is a procedure whereby this is paid into court . If the plaintiff thereafter continues the proceedings, but obtains less damages than the amount… …

    Law dictionary

  • 18 payment in due course — n. Payment to the holder of a negotiable instrument on or after its maturity date in good faith and with no known defects in title. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.… …

    Law dictionary

  • 19 payment on delivery — ˌpayment on deˈlivery abbreviation POD noun [uncountable] COMMERCE TRANSPORT when a buyer must pay for goods when they are delivered; = CASH ON DELIVERY * * * pay …

    Financial and business terms

  • 20 payment in full — The giving of all funds due to another. This language is often inserted on the back of check above the place for endorsement to prove that the payee accepts the payment as complete. Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → Business Accounting,… …

    Law dictionary