Die Übersetzung von "pay" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /pei/ (past tense, past participle paid)

to give (money) to (someone) in exchange for goods, services etc

He paid $5 for the book.

to return (money that is owed)

It’s time you paid your debts.

to suffer punishment (for)

You’ll pay for that remark!

to be useful or profitable (to)

Crime doesn’t pay.

to give (attention, homage, respect etc)

faire, présenter
Pay attention!
We came here to pay our respects to the people who died.
payable adjective

which may be or must be paid

The account is payable at the end of the month.
payee noun

a person to whom money is (to be) paid

The payer’s account is debited and the payee’s account is credited.
payment noun

money etc paid

The TV can be paid for in ten weekly payments.

the act of paying

He gave me a book in payment for my kindness.
pay packet noun

an envelope containing a person’s wages

enveloppe de paie
The manager handed out the pay packets.
payroll noun

a list of all the workers in a factory etc

liste de paye
We have 450 people on the payroll.

the total amount of money to be paid to all the workers

frais de personnel
The thieves stole the payroll.
pay back

to give back (to someone something that one has borrowed)

I’ll pay you back as soon as I can.

to punish

faire payer à
I’ll pay you back for that!
pay off

to pay in full and discharge (workers) because they are no longer needed

Hundreds of steel-workers have been paid off.

to have good results

être rentable
His hard work paid off.
pay up

to give (money) to someone, eg in order to pay a debt

s’acquitter (de)
You have three days to pay up (= You must pay up within three days).
put paid to

to prevent a person from doing (something he planned or wanted to do)

foutre en l’air les projets de qqn
The rain put paid to our visit to the zoo.

(Die Übersetzung von "pay" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)