What is another word for pays?

Need synonyms for pays? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Verb
To give (someone) money that is due for work done, goods received, or a debt incurred
“He's still waiting for his employer to pay him for his work.”
Verb
(of a business or activity) To be profitable
“It will inevitably pay in the long term if you invest in real estate.”
Verb
To earn from one's employment
“This line of work just does not pay much and you may have to look at alternative means for earning a living wage.”
Verb
To be advantageous
“It will pay you to always watch before you leap.”
Verb
To hand over as payment
“We will have to pay the required sum of money to the contractors once they complete their job.”
Verb
To hand over or transfer the amount due of (a debt, wages, etc.)
“I always pay my bills on time.”
Verb
To hire (somebody) for work or a job
“We could just pay someone to do our gardening for us.”
Verb
To suffer misfortune as a consequence of an action
“Our business partner will make us pay if we break any of the terms of our agreement.”
Verb
To give (attention, respect, or a compliment) to (someone)
“I'm trying to conjure up the good-fairy presence to get her to pay some attention to me.”
Noun
Plural for the money paid to someone for regular work
“My employer has generously increased my pay.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
4-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021