Definition of 'payment'
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It cancelled distribution and returned all royalty payments. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Your savings can work harder for you by reducing your mortgage payments. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Remember that cancelling a direct debt just cancels the payment. The Sun (2016)There are no monthly interest payments unless the loan specifically allows them. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Use a planning consultant and make payment conditional on consent. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is also the potential for further payment protection insurance claims. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So the trustees would demand higher annual payments to fix the deficit. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Getting rid of the triple lock and winter fuel payments will hardly be easy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)How can it be that identical bays on opposite sides of the same street have mutually exclusive systems of payment? Times, Sunday Times (2017)It is the kind of stupidity that causes the department to end up making large payments to international funds just to be sure of hitting the target. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The group already produces and sells the shoes in return for loyalty payments. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Others may be put off by just one missed payment. Times, Sunday Times (2015)With a repayment mortgage your interest payments drop as you pay off the capital. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The bank gave her a quote for what her revised monthly payments would be. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She is now suing the salon for her money back and payment to correct the problem. The Sun (2016)They should also allow lump sum payments for adapting homes if owners become disabled. The Sun (2014)The introduction of checks was a major innovation that improved the efficiency of the payments system. Financial Markets, Institutions and Money (1995)The most obvious of these hurdles are the regular interest payments and sinking fund contributions. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)The amount of the payment premium depended on the circumstances in which the loan was repaid. Times, Sunday Times (2015)One reason may be that this form of cover is confused with widely discredited payment protection insurance. Times, Sunday Times (2015)High rents lead to arrears of payment and consequent anxiety. Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990)The report suggests ending the universal winter fuel payment to fund the scheme. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The very idea of missing a payment fills me with terror. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They resent putting up hard cash unless they can see an obvious reason to make the payment. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But on the return journey payment was refused. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They have not been able to claim for mortgage interest payments since the expenses scandal. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Not all insurers charge for monthly payment. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Please put payment in the money cup. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Other companies offering mobile payment systems are springing up. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Other payments will be funded out of cashflow. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Negotiations are currently in progress to secure payment of the amount outstanding. Finance for the Non-Financial Manager (1989)This means that you still have the problem of repaying the normal monthly amount in addition to your arrears payment. Say Goodbye to Debt (1994)You can't have these sort of retention payments just for turning up for work. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He added that the lump sum payment agreed between the parties fairly represented a balanced appraisal of the unusual circumstances of the case. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some of the biggest high street names are caught up in an investigation into mis-selling of payment protection insurance. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'payment'
British English: payment /ˈpeɪmənt/ NOUN
Payment is the act of paying money to someone or of being paid.
Players now expect payment for interviews.
- American English: payment
- Arabic: دَفْعِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: pagamento
- Chinese: 付款
- Croatian: plaćanje
- Czech: platba
- Danish: betaling
- Dutch: betaling
- European Spanish: pago
- Finnish: maksu maksaminen
- French: paiement
- German: Zahlung
- Greek: πληρωμή
- Italian: pagamento
- Japanese: 支払い
- Korean: 지급
- Norwegian: betaling
- Polish: zapłata
- European Portuguese: pagamento
- Romanian: plată
- Russian: платеж
- Spanish: pago
- Swedish: betalning
- Thai: การจ่ายเงิน
- Turkish: ödeme
- Ukrainian: плата
- Vietnamese: sự thanh toán
Definition of payment from the Collins English Dictionary
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