payable

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From pay + -able

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

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.

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 02:52