HyperDic: paid

English > 3 senses of the word paid:
ADJECTIVEallpaidmarked by the reception of pay
allpaid, nonrecreationalinvolving gainful employment / employment in something often done as a hobby
allpaid, gainful, payingyielding a fair profit
paid > pronunciation
Soundspey'd
Rhymesaccolade ... wade / Wade: 90 rhymes with eyd...
English > paid: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningmarked by the reception of pay.
Examples
  • "paid work"
  • "a paid official"
  • "a paid announcement"
  • "a paid check"
NarrowercashedFor which money has been paid
compensable, paying, remunerative, salaried, stipendiaryFor which money is paid
compensated, remunerated, salaried, stipendiaryReceiving or eligible for compensation
mercenary, free-lance, freelanceServing for wages in a foreign army
paid-uppaid in advance
post-freePostpaid
postpaid, prepaidUsed especially of mail / mail
reply-paidWith cost of reply prepaid by sender
squareLeaving no balance
Oppositeunpaidnot paid
Spanishpagado, remunerado
Catalanpagat, remunerat
English > paid: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningInvolving gainful employment / employment in something often done as a hobby.
Synonymnonrecreational
BroaderprofessionalEngaged in a profession or engaging in as a profession or means of livelihood
Spanishpagado
Catalanpagat
English > paid: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningYielding a fair profit.
Synonymsgainful, paying
BroaderprofitableYielding material gain or profit
Spanishremunerado, retribuido

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