how to pronounce paid


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paid is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of paid in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… they are bought and paid for by the very …”

meanings of paid


  1. Rich, wealthy.
  2. That is not free of charge; that costs money.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of pay.

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