Associations to the word «Payment»


PAYMENT, noun. (uncountable) The act of paying.
PAYMENT, noun. (countable) A sum of money paid in exchange for goods or services.
PAYMENT CARD, noun. A card, such as a credit card or debit card, which can be used for payment of goods or services.
PAYMENT ORDER, noun. (finance) (chiefly banking) An instruction from a sender to a receiving bank, transmitted orally, electronically, or in writing, to pay, or to cause another bank to pay a fixed and determinable amount of money to a beneficiary.
PAYMENT ORDERS, noun. Plural of payment order
PAYMENT SCHEDULE, noun. (finance) A schedule defining the dates and amounts of payments to be made for a financial instrument such as a bond and a derivative.
PAYMENT SERVICE, noun. (finance) Any service provided by a financial institution to allow one person or organization to pay another for a product or service

Dictionary definition

PAYMENT, noun. A sum of money paid or a claim discharged.
PAYMENT, noun. The act of paying money.
PAYMENT, noun. An act of requiting; returning in kind.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.