Bedeutung von “pay” im Essential English Dictionary

pay

verb uk /peɪ/ paying, paid

A1 to give money to someone because you are buying something from them:

Helen paid for the tickets.

B1 to give someone money for the work that they do:

She gets paid twice a month.
We paid / them $600 for the work.
pay attention

B1 to look at or listen to someone or something carefully:

I missed what she was saying because I wasn’t paying attention.

(Definition von “pay verb” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)