Paid

  • (adj): Yielding a fair profit.
    Synonyms: gainful, paying
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on paid:

Management Buyout - Financing - Seller Financing
... The price paid at the time of sale will be nominal, with the real price being paid over the following years out of the profits of the company ... and will be left in control of the company once the consideration has been paid ...
OST-Arbeiter - History - Conditions
... owned and managed by the large companies, and special camps guarded by privately paid police services known as the Werkschutz ... as "civilian prisoners", treated them accordingly, and paid no wages at all to them ... Those who were paid were paid with specially printed paper money and savings stamps, which could only be used toward the purchase of a limited number of items in special camp stores ...
Salary - History - Payment During The Commercial Revolution
... centuries would not have been salaried, but, to the extent they were paid as employees, probably paid an hourly or daily wage or paid per unit produced (also called piece work) ...
2008 Belmont Stakes - Payout
... Nakal 7.60 9 (DH) Ready's Echo 6.20 $2 Exacta (6-4) Paid $659.00 $2 Trifecta (6-4-8) Paid $3,703.00 $2 Trifecta (6-4-9) Paid $3,954.00 $2 Superfecta (6-4-8-9) Paid $48,637.00 $2 ...
Ransom
... Among other uses, the word was applied to the poll tax of a half shekel to be paid by every male above twenty years at the census ... West Germany paid over 3.4 billion DM – nearly $2.3 billion at 1990 prices – in goods and hard currency ... The ransom was not paid ...

More definitions of "paid":

  • (adj): Marked by the reception of pay.
    Example: "Paid work"; "a paid official"; "a paid announcement"; "a paid check"
  • (adj): Involving gainful employment in something often done as a hobby.
    Synonyms: nonrecreational

Famous quotes containing the word paid:

    Your son, my lord, has paid a soldier’s debt.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    It is undeniable that a woman’s ability to stretch and pursue her total competence outside the home and get paid what she’s worth for it makes for happier and more fulfilled women.
    Kyle D. Pruett (20th century)

    Maxim de Winter: Tell me, is Mrs. Van Hopper a friend of yours or just a relation?
    Mrs. de Winter: No, she’s my employer. I’m what’s known as a paid companion.
    Maxim de Winter: I didn’t know that companionship could be bought.
    Robert E. Sherwood (1896–1955)