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paid

[peyd] /peɪd/
verb
1.
a simple past tense and past participle of pay1 .
Related forms
nonpaid, adjective
self-paid, adjective
unpaid, adjective
well-paid, adjective
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well-paid

adjective (well paid when postpositive)
1.
receiving or involving good remuneration

paid

/peɪd/
verb
1.
the past tense and past participle of pay1
2.
(mainly Brit & NZ) put paid to, to end or destroy: breaking his leg put paid to his hopes of running in the Olympics
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paid

see under pay
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