reply-paid Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “reply-paid” in the English Dictionary

"reply-paid" in British English

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reply-paidadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /rɪˌplaɪˈpeɪd/ UK
A reply-paid ​envelope has had the ​cost of ​posting it already ​paid for, usually by the ​person it is ​sent to.
(Definition of reply-paid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"reply paid" in Business English

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reply paidnoun [U]

uk   us  
COMMUNICATIONS a ​serviceallowing a ​customer to ​send a ​replycard, ​letter, or ​package through the ​mail to a ​business, which the ​businesspays for: Use the ​enclosedreplypaidenvelope (no ​stamp needed).
(Definition of reply paid from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “reply-paid”
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常由收信人先付邮资的)邮资已付的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常由收信人先付郵資的)郵資已付的…
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