how to pronounce payola

/ˌpɛɪˈoʊlə/

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payola is pronounced in three syllables

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pɛɪoʊlə

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meanings of payola

noun:

  1. A bribe given in exchange for a favor, such as one given in exchange for the promotion of goods or services (originally one given to a disk jockey to play a record).

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