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bill

noun [C or S] (REQUEST FOR PAYMENT)
要求付账
 
 
/bɪl/
a request for payment of money owed, or the piece of paper on which it is written
账单
an electricity/gas/phone bill
电/煤气/电话费账单
They sent us a bill for the work they had done.
他们寄给我们索要酬金的账单。
She ran up (= caused herself to have) a huge phone bill talking to her boyfriend for hours.
由于与男友电话聊天数小时,她的电话费大增。
They asked the waitress for the bill.
他们叫女服务员把账单拿来。
Could we have the bill, please?
请给我们结账好吗?
Her mother agreed to foot (= pay) the bill.
她母亲同意付账单。
AccountingBills and invoices
(Definition of bill noun (REQUEST FOR PAYMENT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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