Meaning of PAY in English

PAY

n.

Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: payed also paid ; pay · ing

Etymology: obsolete French peier, from Latin picare, from pic-, pix pitch ― more at PITCH

Date: 1627

: to coat with a waterproof composition

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