or pay wall
- a system in which access to all or part of a website is restricted to paid subscribers: Some newspapers have put their content behind a paywall.
- the part of a website that can be accessed only by paid subscribers.
Origin of paywall
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for paywall
Have you tried to access the research that your tax dollars finance, almost all of which is kept behind a paywall?Anti-Fluoriders Are The OG Anti-Vaxxers
July 27, 2016
He would more than likely have supported some form of paywall.Best Books About the Rest of the World
December 24, 2013
By putting up a paywall, it has told online readers that they will have to pay.The New York Times Co.’s Quarterly Earnings Report: News Isn’t Cheap
April 26, 2013
I can read it here, because I have a pass, but you might just get the paywall if you click through.The Dowd Imbroglio
September 17, 2012
If your content is behind a paywall, I will get my news elsewhere.The Future of the Book
September 27, 2011