French translation of 'pay for'
inseparable transitive verb
⇒ I paid for my ticket.
J'ai payé mon billet.
- [decision, course of action]
subir les conséquences de qch
⇒ He paid dearly for his mistake.
Il a payé cher son erreur.
⇒ I left revising to the last minute and I'm paying for it now.
J'ai attendu le dernier moment pour réviser et maintenant j'en subis les conséquences.
to pay for itself [purchase, investment]
Example Sentences Including 'pay for'
On top of everything else, we've now got a press conference to pay for.Final Resort
We're going to need to use some of Pruitt's money to pay for this little business venture.The Devil's Door
All he had to do then was find somebody who would pay for it.LOST SUMMER (2002)
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Translation of pay for from the Collins English to French Dictionary