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Definition 1: marked by the reception of pay - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where paid or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • paid work
  • a paid official
  • a paid announcement
  • a paid check

(paid is similar to ...) for which money has been paid

"a cashed check"

(paid is similar to ...) for which money is paid

"a paying job" "remunerative work" "salaried employment" "stipendiary services"

(paid is similar to ...) receiving or eligible for compensation

"salaried workers" "a stipendiary magistrate"

(paid is similar to ...) serving for wages in a foreign army

"mercenary killers"

(paid is similar to ...) paid in advance

"paid-up insurance" "paid-up members"

(paid is similar to ...) postpaid

(paid is similar to ...) used especially of mail; paid in advance

(paid is similar to ...) with cost of reply prepaid by sender

"reply-paid postcard" "reply-paid envelope"

(paid is similar to ...) leaving no balance

"my account with you is now all square"

Definition 2: involving gainful employment in something often done as a hobby - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for paid in the sense of this definition

(paid is similar to ...) engaged in a profession or engaging in as a profession or means of livelihood

"the professional man or woman possesses distinctive qualifications" "began her professional career after the Olympics" "professional theater" "professional football" "a professional cook" "professional actors and athletes"

Definition 3: yielding a fair profit - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for paid in the sense of this definition

(paid is similar to ...) yielding material gain or profit

"profitable speculation on the stock market"

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