The pay for a soldier began with the viaticum which recruits received upon joining. Auxiliary forces received 3 aurei (75 denarii), and it was assumed that the viaticum for joining the legion was the same amount, which remained at the same level, until the time of Severus. Caesar doubled the daily pay of legionaries from 5 to 10 asses, meaning 225 â€¦...
see pay sand, pay formation
(Mexican) PieFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20118
- be worth it 2. [v] - render 3. [v] - make a compensation for 4. [v] - do or give something to somebody in return 5. [v] - discharge or settle 6. [v] - give money, usually in exchange for goods or services 7. [v] - bear (a cost or penalty), in recompense for some actionFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=pay
• (n.) Satisfaction; content. • (v. t.) Hence, figuratively: To compensate justly; to requite according to merit; to reward; to punish; to retort or retaliate upon. • (v. i.) Hence, to make or secure suitable return for expense or trouble; to be remunerative or profitable; to be worth the effort or pains required; as, it will pay to ...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/pay/
do or give something to somebody in return; `Does she pay you for the work you are doing?`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=pay
Pay is an expression used in hydrocarbon mining. It denotes a portion of a reservoir that contains economically recoverable hydrocarbons. The term derives from the possibility of `paying` an income surpassing the costs. Equivalent terms are pay sand or pay zone. Overall interval in which pay volumes occur is the gross pay; smaller...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pay_(geology)
(pā) intransitive verb
To give a recompense; to make payment, requital, or satisfaction; to discharge a debt. « The wicked borroweth, and payeth
not again.» Ps. xxxvii. 21. 2.
Hence, to make or secure suitable return for expense or trouble; to be remunerat...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/P/36
Pay noun 1.
Satisfaction; content. Chaucer. 2.
An equivalent or return for money due, goods purchased, or services performed; salary or wages for work or service; compensation; recompense; payment; hire; as, the pay
of a clerk; the pay
of a soldier. « Where...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/P/36
Pay transitive verb
[ Old French peier
, from Latin picare
to pitch, i...
pitch: confer Old French peiz
pitch, French poix
. See Pitch
a black substance.] (Nautical)
To cover, as bottom of a vessel, a seam, a spar, etc., with tar or pitch, or waterproo...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/P/36
1. To give money for exchange of goods or services 2. A salary or wage of an employee or labour 3. To give money or services for the debts owed.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21213
1. To satisfy, or content; specifically, to satisfy (another person) for service rendered, property delivered, etc.; to discharge one's obligation to; to make due return to; to compensate; to remunerate; to recompense; to requite; as, to pay workmen or servants. 'May no penny ale them pay [i. E, satisfy]' (P. Plowman) '[She] pays me with disdain.' ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
Fill a seam (with caulking or pitch), or to lubricate the running rigging; pay with slush (q.v.), or protect from the weather by covering with slush. See also: The Devil to pay. (French from paix, pitch)Found on http://www.translationdirectory.com/glossaries/glossary101.htm
Financial reward given by employers to employees for their work. Take-home pay or net pay is pay after income tax, national insurance contributions, and any other deductions have been taken away....Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688
Financial reward given by employers to employees for their work. Take-home pay or net pay is pay after income tax, national insurance contributions, and any other deductions have been taken away. Gross pay is before deductions. The pay of manual workers is normally called their wage; white-collar workers are usually said to receive a sa...Found on http://www.talktalk.co.uk/reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0038110.html
pay 1. To give someone money for work done or for goods or services provided: 'They were paid a small fortune for renovating the house.' 2. To settle a debt or other financial obligation. 3. To bring in an amount of money: 'She wanted to know how much the job would pay.' 4. Etymology: from Middle English payen, 'to pacify, to appease, to please,...Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/1549/2
Pay is a nautical term for to cover with pitch.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/RP.HTM
v. to deliver money owed.Found on http://dictionary.law.com/Default.xhtml?selected=1475
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