pay

pay
[peɪ] 1. n
płaca f
2. vt
sum of money, bill płacić (zapłacić perf); person płacić (zapłacić perf) +dat
3. vi; pt, pp paid
opłacać się (opłacić się perf); (fig) opłacać się (opłacić się perf), popłacać

how much did you pay for it? — ile za to zapłaciłaś?

to pay one's way — płacić (zapłacić perf) za siebie

to pay dividends (fig) — procentować (zaprocentować perf)

to pay a high price for sth (fig) — płacić (zapłacić perf) za coś wysoką cenę

to pay the penalty for sth — ponosić (ponieść perf) karę za coś

to pay sb a compliment — powiedzieć (perf) komuś komplement

to pay attention (to) — zwracać (zwrócić perf) uwagę (na +acc)

to pay sb a visit — składać (złożyć perf) komuś wizytę

to pay one's respects to sb — składać (złożyć perf) komuś wyrazy szacunku

Phrasal Verbs:
* * *
[pei] 1. past tense, past participle - paid; verb
1) (to give (money) to (someone) in exchange for goods, services etc: He paid $5 for the book.) płacić
2) (to return (money that is owed): It's time you paid your debts.) spłacić
3) (to suffer punishment (for): You'll pay for that remark!) zapłacić
4) (to be useful or profitable (to): Crime doesn't pay.) opłacać się
5) (to give (attention, homage, respect etc): Pay attention!; to pay one's respects.) zwracać (uwagę), złożyć (uszanowanie)
2. noun
(money given or received for work etc; wages: How much pay do you get?) zapłata
- payee
- payment
- pay-packet
- pay-roll
- pay back
- pay off
- pay up
- put paid to

English-Polish dictionary. 2013.

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