payable

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From pay + -able

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

payable ‎(countable and uncountable, plural payables)

  1. (plural) Debts owed by a business; liabilities.
  2. A thing that may be paid.

AdjectiveEdit

payable ‎(comparative more payable, superlative most payable)

  1. That which is to be paid.
    Is value added tax payable on planning application fees?
  2. Able to be paid.
  3. Of a mine etc.: capable of yielding profit; profitable.

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