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pay·ee

 (pā-ē′)
n.
One to whom money is paid.
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payee

(peɪˈiː)
n
1. (Banking & Finance) the person to whom a cheque, money order, etc, is made out
2. (Banking & Finance) a person to whom money is paid or due
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pay•ee

(peɪˈi)

n.
a person to whom a check, money, etc., is payable.
[1750–60]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.payee - a person to whom money is paid
recipient, receiver - a person who receives something
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Translations
المَدْفوع له
adresátpříjemcevěřitel
modtager
rendelvényes
móttakandi greiîslu

payee

[peɪˈiː] Nportador(a) m/f, tenedor(a) m/f; (on cheque) → beneficiario/a m/f
"account payee only" (on cheque) → cuenta f nominal
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

payee

[ˌpeɪˈiː] nbénéficiaire mfpay envelope n (US)enveloppe f de paiepay increase naugmentation f de salaire
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

payee

nZahlungsempfänger(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

payee

[pe/ɛ7ˈiː] nbeneficiario/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

pay

(pei) past tense, past participle paid verb
1. to give (money) to (someone) in exchange for goods, services etc. He paid $5 for the book.
2. to return (money that is owed). It's time you paid your debts.
3. to suffer punishment (for). You'll pay for that remark!
4. to be useful or profitable (to). Crime doesn't pay.
5. to give (attention, homage, respect etc). Pay attention!; to pay one's respects.
noun
money given or received for work etc; wages. How much pay do you get?
ˈpayable adjective
which may be or must be paid. The account is payable at the end of the month.
payˈee noun
a person to whom money is (to be) paid.
ˈpayment noun
1. money etc paid. The TV can be paid for in ten weekly payments.
2. the act of paying. He gave me a book in payment for my kindness.
ˈpay-packet noun
an envelope containing a person's wages. The manager handed out the pay-packets.
ˈpay-roll noun
1. a list of all the workers in a factory etc. We have 450 people on the pay-roll.
2. the total amount of money to be paid to all the workers. The thieves stole the pay-roll.
pay back
1. to give back (to someone something that one has borrowed). I'll pay you back as soon as I can.
2. to punish. I'll pay you back for that!
pay off
1. to pay in full and discharge (workers) because they are no longer needed. Hundreds of steel-workers have been paid off.
2. to have good results. His hard work paid off.
pay up
to give (money) to someone, eg in order to pay a debt. You have three days to pay up (= You must pay up within three days).
put paid to
to prevent a person from doing (something he planned or wanted to do). The rain put paid to our visit to the zoo.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Second-endorsed checks are checks which are presented for payment not by the payees but by subsequent holders to whom the checks were endorsed by the payees.
The audit drew a sample of 13 cheques amounting to Rs9.180m to reconcile the name of payees from the payee register of the office of the treasury officer Karachi and it was revealed that all the payees' names were different in the payee register from the name of payee noted in cash book/chequebook counterfoils.
If you have a loved one who cannot manage their finances, you may be able to become a representative payee. We thoroughly investigate people who apply to be representative payees to protect the interests of Social Security beneficiaries, because a representative payee receives the beneficiary's payments and is given the authority to use them on the beneficiary's behalf.
The firm said that customers would be able to make payments to linked payees from their Westpac transaction account linked to Siri.
Payees may still decide to launch a "smash and grab" adjudication in an attempt to hold the money in the short term and boost their chances of successfully negotiating a global settlement with the paying party.
The survey found that nearly a third of respondents don't screen their payees in accordance with antiterrorism, anti-money laundering and anti-drug trafficking requirements, while 24% said they weren't sure if they did so.
The Tokenized Payments service eliminates the need for clients to store or process payees' bank account information, and provides a fast, secure, convenient and digital consumer experience.
Among the pensioners who will receive up to P3,000 additional pension on Friday were those under the Special Pension System which includes death claim with more than one payee and one of them is overpaid; payees with withheld share; and those covered by a Bilateral Social Security Agreement between the Philippines and other countries and the Portability Law.
The SSA names official benefits handlers, or "representative payees," for beneficiaries who cannot handle the benefits themselves, such as children receiving Social Security death benefits, or people with severe mental or physical disabilities that interfere with their ability to manage their finances.
La journee du mercredi 10 Moharram 1438 de l'Hegire, correspondant au 12 octobre 2016, sera chomee et payee pour l'ensemble des personnels des institutions et administrations publiques, y compris les personnes payees a l'heure ou a la journee, a indique hier un communique de la Direction generale de la Fonction publique.