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Payment (IPA: /ˈpeɪmənt/)

Payment (n.)

The act of paying, or giving compensation; the discharge of a debt or an obligation.

Payment (n.)

That which is paid; the thing given in discharge of a debt, or an obligation, or in fulfillment of a promise; reward; recompense; requital; return.

Payment (n.)

Punishment; chastisement.


Transfer of an item of value from one party (such as a person or company) to another in exchange for the provision of goods, services or both, or to fulfill a legal obligation


Family name

Payment Synonyms

Defrayment, Defrayal

Payment Rhymes

Claimant, Payment, Rayment

Arcement, Copayment, Downpayment, Embayment, Nonpayment, Prepayment, Repayment

Payment (Last Name / Surname)

Payment is the #34,314 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 661 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Payment in Spanish is Pago

Tagalog Translation

Payment in Tagalog is Bayad

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Rule 49. Every client is one missed payment away from becoming a target." - Schlock Mercenary

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