Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Pay"

The meaning of "Pay" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does pay a visit (sample examples please) mean?
A: @Astrrrid means you need to see someone for some important reason.

"I need to pay that boy a visit"
Q: What does pay cut mean?
A: Yes - the workers accept a reduction in wages/salary.
Q: What does pay it forward mean?
A: "To pay it forward" as a verb essentially means "to repay to others (other than to the person of whose good deed you are a beneficiary) the good deed you received."
Q: What does He was fired with pay. mean?
A: It means that he will no longer be working for a company, but they will pay him after they let him go. They payment may be a severance package or some other type of payment like that.
Q: What does pay off mean?
A: Let's say you owe someone $20. You pay him $10 the first week, then pay off the rest the next week. It's the conclusion of pay.

Example sentences using "Pay"

Q: Please show me example sentences with pay off.
A: The business paid off the man who sued their company, so that he wouldn’t tell the public.
Q: Please show me example sentences with pay tribute to.
A: "We pay tribute to..." is used usually in a way of respect for soldiers, but is also sometimes used when referring to victims of horrible tragedies, such as victims of 9/11, the Sewol Ferry Incident, or other things like it
"We pay tribute to our veterans and fallen soldiers"
"We pay tribute to the victims of this terrible incident"
Q: Please show me example sentences with pay (for).
A: -My aunt's coming back from America! I'm going to go pay her a visit once she arrives. (I'm going to go visit her)

-How much do I have to pay for this? $25 (amount you need to pay, give)

-You're going to pay for ruining my shirt. And not with money. (Referring to beating up the person)
Q: Please show me example sentences with decent pay .
A: I earn a decent pay for working eight hours.

She's got a decent pay for slaving away in the company.
Q: Please show me example sentences with pay off.
A: If we work hard now, it will pay off later.

Synonyms of "Pay" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between pay cash and pay in cash ?
A: Both are acceptable and have the same meaning.
you can also use pay with cash,pay by cash.
Q: What is the difference between be not eligible for the extra pay and be unqualified for the extra pay and be inadequate for the extra pay ?
A: They all mean the same thing. "not eligible", "unqualified", and "inadequate" are synonyms (they mean the same thing)
Q: What is the difference between pay and pay off ?
A: "She paid her student loans."
vs.
"She [finally] paid off her student loans."

The first one implies she may have made a small payment on her student loans, and the second one says that she has finished paying her student loans in full.
"After my next paycheck, I can pay off my credit card bills"
"He paid off his house last year"

In a not-money sense, both "pay" and "pay off" can mean gaining something as a result of personal effort.
"It pays to have a strong work ethic."
"All my studying paid off when I got a good grade on the test"
Q: What is the difference between pay attention to and pay heed to ?
A: Pay heed to means to notice something. Like 'pay heed to the glass when you walk.'
Attention can be used for the same, while it can also be used in sentences like: 'this is important, pay attention to it.'
Q: What is the difference between pay a visit and visit ?
A: they are basically the same thing
"I will visit your house."
"I will pay a visit to your house."

Translations of "Pay"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I will pay what you ask
A: It means that you will pay the price that someone asks of you. So your client in ebay is telling you that he or she will pay the price that you ask him or her to pay
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? pay for the wall
A: There’s a borderline between the US and Mexico but the only reason the president wants the wall up is so that immigrants from Mexico don’t come to America illegally and your welcome
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? pay attention? pronuncia
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I be pay bread | Eu vou comprar pão. CORRETO?
A: “I am going to buy bread” é melhor
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? pay attention or put attention
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Pay"

Q: if you pay me then you can go Does this sound natural?
A: Ahh I see, then what you said is natural. Well done 👍🏼
Q: never did i pay fine last year. Does this sound natural?
A: I never paid a fine last year
Q: The pay phones had vanished 3 years ago. Does this sound natural?
A: sounds pretty good. The pay phones were removed 3 years ago. maybe?
Q: Please pay back my security deposit for $200. You said you will pay it when I move out. Does this sound natural?
A: Please pay back my $200 security deposit. You said you will return it when I move out.
Q: "I'll pay for you"

Or

"I pay." Does this sound natural?
A: I'll pay for you.
I'll pay for that.
let me pay for that.
I'll get that for you.
let me get that for you.
let me buy that for you.
I'll get it.
I'll pay.
I will get it.
I will pay.
I will pay for it.

I want to buy that for you.
^if you want it to be like a present

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