pay

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 [ˈpeɪ]


Per il verbo: "to pay"

Passato: paid
Participio passato: paid
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2018:

Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
IngleseItaliano
pay viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (make a payment)pagare vtr
 I have no money. Can you pay?
 Non ho soldi. Puoi pagare tu?
pay for [sth] vi + prep (give money in exchange)pagare vtr
 He paid for his dinner when the bill came.
 Ha pagato la cena quando è arrivato il conto.
pay [sb] [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (offer money to) (salario, stipendio)pagare [qlcs] a [qlcn], dare [qlcs] a [qlcn] vtr
 I'll pay you five dollars if you tell me where he went.
 Ti pago cinque dollari se mi dici dove è andato.
pay [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (settle)saldare, pagare vtr
 I would like to pay my account now.
 Vorrei saldare ora il mio conto.
pay [sth] for [sth] vtr + prep (give money for) (un oggetto)pagare [qlcs] [qlcs], pagare [qlcs] per [qlcs] vtr
 What a nice dress! How much did you pay for it?
 Che bel vestito! Quanto l'hai pagato?
pay [sb] [sth] for [sth] vtr + prep (give money in exchange)dare a [qlcn] [qlcs] per [qlcs] vtr
 I'll pay you ten dollars for that shirt.
 Ti do dieci dollari per quella camicia.
pay [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (offer money to do [sth])pagare [qlcn] per fare [qlcs] vtr
 They paid him to redecorate their house.
 Lo pagarono per ridecorare la loro casa.
pay [sb] [sth] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (give money in exchange)dare a [qlcn] [qlcs] per fare [qlcs]
 My dad paid me five pounds to clean his car.
 Mio padre mi diede cinque euro per lavargli l'auto.
pay [sth] (to [sb]) vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (respects, tribute: show)rendere vtr
 He paid his respects to the king.
 Ha reso i suoi omaggi al re.
 
Traduzioni aggiuntive
IngleseItaliano
pay nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (wages, salary)paga nf
  salario nm
  stipendio nm
 The pay at this company is pretty good.
 La paga in questa ditta è abbastanza buona.
pay nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (payroll) (commerciale)libro paga nm
  (commerciale)paghe nfpl
 Linda is the secretary and Betty works on invoices and pay.
 Linda fa la segretaria e Betty lavora con fatture e libro paga.
 Linda fa la segretaria e Betty si occupa di fatture e paghe.
pay,
paying
n as adjnoun as adjective: Describes another noun--for example, "boat race," "dogfood."
US (not free of charge)a pagamento loc agg
 While most web sites are free, there are some pay sites.
 La maggior parte dei siti internet è gratis, ma ce ne sono anche alcuni a pagamento.
pay to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (be beneficial) (essere vantaggioso)pagare vtr
 It usually pays to be nice to people.
 Di solito essere gentili con gli altri paga.
pay viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (offer as salary) (salario, stipendio)pagare vtr
 It sounds like a good job, but what do they pay?
 Sembra un buon lavoro, ma quanto pagano?
pay viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative (be beneficial)ripagare, appagare vtr
 It just goes to show—sometimes being nice to people pays.
pay viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative (suffer consequences) (soffrire le conseguenze)pagare, scontare vtr
 Don't do it! You are going to pay if you do!
 Non farlo o lo sconterai!
pay for [sth] vi + prep figurative, informal (suffer consequences) (figurato, informale)pagarla per vtr
 You'll pay for what you did to me - I'll make sure of that!
 La pagherai per ciò che mi hai fatto, puoi starne certo!
pay [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." nautical (let ship fall to leeward)traduzione non disponibile
  strapoggiare vtr
pay [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." nautical (tar ship's bottom) (nautica)incatramare vtr
pay [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (yield as a return)rendere, fruttare, pagare vtr
 The stock paid six percent last year.
 Le azioni hanno fruttato il sei per cento l'anno scorso.
pay [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (taxes: contribute)pagare vtr
 As someone who pays her taxes, I like to have a say in what the council does with my money.
 Visto che pago le mie tasse, vorrei avere voce in capitolo su ciò che l'amministrazione pubblica fa coi miei soldi.
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2018:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
paid | pay
IngleseItaliano
all-expenses-paid adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (incurring no cost, already paid for)tutto incluso
 Geoff won an all-expenses-paid trip to Hawaii! Lucky guy!
 Geoff ha vinto una vacanza tutto incluso alle Hawaii! Che fortunato!
annuity paid by installments,
UK: also annuity paid by instalments
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(business: periodic payments)annualità pagata a rate nf
get paid viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (receive payment)venire pagato, essere pagato vi
  farsi pagare v rif
 Do you get paid weekly or monthly? I get paid every month in cash.
 Vieni pagato mensilmente o settimanalmente? Vengo pagato ogni mese in contanti.
low-paid,
low paid
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(job: poorly remunerated)sottopagato agg
Nota: hyphen omitted when term is an adj after a noun
 Teaching is a low-paid job in Argentina.
 L'insegnamento è un lavoro sottopagato in Argentina.
low-paid,
low paid
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(worker: earning little)sottopagato agg
 She was low-paid when she worked as a hairdresser.
 Quando lavorava come parrucchiera era sottopagata.
paid holiday nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (time off work with full pay)ferie retribuite nfpl
 This year I'm entitled to three weeks paid holiday.
paid in full adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (completely paid or repaid)saldato agg
paid leave nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (being paid while absent)congedo retribuito nm
paid off adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (made redundant on full pay)saldato, finito di pagare agg
 I finally paid off all of my loans.
paid off adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (given money to ensure compliance) (persona corrotta)pagato, corrotto, comprato agg
paid vacation (US),
paid holiday (UK)
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
uncountable (time off work with full pay)ferie retribuite nfpl
 Since I have two weeks of paid vacation, I can take that time off while still receiving an income. This year I'm entitled to three weeks' paid holiday.
 Da quando ho due settimane di ferie retribuite, posso andare in vacanza essendo pagato.
paid-in adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (dues, etc.: having paid)versato, pagato, saldato agg
paid-in capital,
paid in capital
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(finance: payments from investors)capitale versato, capitale sottoscritto nm
paid-up adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (fee or bill fully paid)versato, pagato agg
postage paid,
postage-paid
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(stamped ready for mailing) (con francobollo)affrancato, preaffrancato agg
 Please include a postage paid envelope with your application. You can claim your rebate simply by returning your receipt in the postage-paid envelope.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Per essere sicuro di ricevere una risposta, ho incluso nella domanda che ho spedito una busta affrancata e preindirizzata.
put paid to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (cause to end abruptly)mettere fine a vtr
  (idiomatico)mettere la parola fine a vtr
 The heavy rain put paid to Jan's idea of having a picnic in the park.
well paid,
well-paid
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(person: earning high salary)ben pagato, pagato bene agg
Nota: hyphen used when term is an adj before a noun
 The well-paid banker has a big house and a nice car.
 Il banchiere ben pagato ha una grande casa e una bella macchina.
well paid,
well-paid
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(work: earning high salary)ben pagato, pagato bene agg
 Finding well-paid work can be difficult if you don't have the right qualifications.
 Trovare lavori ben pagati può essere difficile se non hai le qualifiche adatte.
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