[ peyd ]
/ peɪd /
a simple past tense and past participle of pay1.
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Related formsnon·paid, adjectiveself-paid, adjectiveun·paid, adjectivewell-paid, adjective
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Examples from the Web for self-paid
With which self-paid compliment he turned the corner, smiling.London's Heart|B. L. (Benjamin Leopold) Farjeon
British Dictionary definitions for self-paid
/ (peɪd) /
the past tense and past participle of pay 1
put paid to mainly British and NZ to end or destroybreaking his leg put paid to his hopes of running in the Olympics
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Idioms and Phrases with self-paid
see under pay.
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