Part of speech:
Payment for services; esp., wages or remuneration
Wages, salary, or other recompense earned by working
(Informal) A person who is hired; employee
Money received for services performed, products sold, as interest on investments, as royalties on inventions or creative works, or generally in exchange for some performance or consideration.
A person considered with regard to his or her credit or reliability in discharging debts.
Fixed compensation for services, paid to a person on a regular basis.
(Psychology) The return for performance of a desired behavior; positive reinforcement.
(Informal) A bribe
To involve oneself or become occupied; participate:
To risk or stake (an amount or possession) on an uncertain outcome; bet.
To deliberately begin to do (something):
To gamble or risk; hazard:
Bible, 1 Sam. xxiv. 17
To give (something) in return; to pay back; to pay, as something earned or deserved.
To carry further; advance:
To bear a cost or penalty in recompense:
To pay for (work to be done)
To wage or carry on (a battle).
To serve as a medium for conveying; transmit:
To stake (an amount, for example) in a bet.
Attempt is defined as to make an effort to do something.
To try to get, enforce, etc. by legal process
A fixed sum charged, as by an institution or by law, for a privilege:
A payment as to a professional person for services on which no fee is set or legally obtainable
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To perform or execute; carry out:
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