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

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How to use well-paid in a sentence

  • It is almost unnecessary to add, that the porter had his share well paid, and that the fisherman got the full value for his prize.

  • Ethel would have thought her sacrifice well paid for, had she seen her father's look of mournful pleasure.

    The Daisy Chain | Charlotte Yonge
  • "That would be well paid," said the old woman, nodding her head in a peculiar manner.

    Rudy and Babette | Hans Christian Andersen
  • I have been well paid for my little bit of you, but here is a life of honesty and a life of ill-luck and bitter disappointment.

  • They were, of course, well paid, and were kept in ignorance of what the supposed owner and his friends did ashore.

    The Czar's Spy | William Le Queux