Definition of 'paid'
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Like all apprenticeships, it is a paid job that combines training in the workplace with continuing education. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Like all apprenticeships, it is a paid job that combines training in the workplace with continuing education. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Five million low paid people do not pay any income tax. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Another million of the lowest paid are being taken out of income tax. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The five million lowest paid don't pay income tax. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is also useful for setting up your own business or finding paid or unpaid work with charities and not-for-profit organisations. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I had a vast mortgage and a badly paid, unstable career. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She has an awful, badly paid job but won't change it. The Sun (2015)She is now a paid, full-time manager. The Sun (2016)It is not uncommon for a growing organization to take its staff (both paid and unpaid) for granted. Christianity Today (2000)
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Translations for 'paid'
British English: paid /peɪd/ ADJECTIVE
Paid means to do with the money a worker receives from his or her employer. You can say, for example, that someone is well paid when they receive a lot of money for the work that they do.
...a legal right to paid holiday leave.
- American English: paid
- Arabic: مُسْدَد
- Brazilian Portuguese: pago
- Chinese: 领工资的
- Croatian: plaćen
- Czech: placený
- Danish: betalt
- Dutch: betaald
- European Spanish: remunerado
- Finnish: maksettu
- French: payé
- German: bezahlt
- Greek: πληρωμένος
- Italian: pagato
- Japanese: 支払い済みの
- Korean: 유급인
- Norwegian: betalt
- Polish: opłacony
- European Portuguese: pago
- Romanian: plătit
- Russian: оплаченный
- Spanish: remunerado
- Swedish: betald
- Thai: ได้จ่ายแล้ว
- Turkish: ücretli
- Ukrainian: сплачений
- Vietnamese: đã được thanh toán
Definition of paid from the Collins English Dictionary
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