Definition of payment:
defrayment, recompense, pay envelope, subsidy, paying, down, packet, contribution, redress, reparation, premium, sum, advance, lesson, cash, down payment, hire, giving, remitment, retaliation, return, requital, remittance, leniency, indemnification, mortgage, a slap on the wrist, adjustment, amount, paycheck, pay-off, debt, restitution, payback, emolument, pay, defrayal, earnings.
- expenditure (part of speech: noun)
- punishment (part of speech: noun)
reward (part of speech: noun)
- payment (part of speech: noun)
He showed me every particular sort of payment away of money, since the King's coming in, to this day; and told me, from one to one, how little he hath received of profit from most of them; and I believe him truly.- "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright", Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke.
- "A Dash from Diamond City", George Manville Fenn.
- "Vane of the Timberlands", Harold Bindloss.