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The Pentagon got fed up with its recruits getting ripped off by payday lenders and in 2007 got Congress to make it illegal to extend such loans to members of the military. But civilians remain fair game.
Timothy Noah

Meaning of "payday" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PAYDAY

payday  [ˈpeɪˌdeɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PAYDAY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Payday is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PAYDAY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of payday in the English dictionary

The definition of payday in the dictionary is the day on which wages or salaries are paid.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PAYDAY


all-day
ˈɔːlˌdeɪ
awayday
əˈweɪˌdeɪ
birthday
ˈbɜːθˌdeɪ
doomsday
ˈduːmzˌdeɪ
everyday
ˈɛvrɪˌdeɪ
faraday
ˈfærəˌdeɪ
heyday
ˈheɪˌdeɪ
holiday
ˈhɒlɪˌdeɪ
man-day
ˈmænˌdeɪ
Mayday
ˈmeɪˌdeɪ
multiday
ˈmʌltɪˌdeɪ
one-day
ˈwʌnˌdeɪ
play-day
ˈpleɪˌdeɪ
same-day
ˈseɪmˌdeɪ
schoolday
ˈskuːlˌdeɪ
someday
ˈsʌmˌdeɪ
washday
ˈwɒʃˌdeɪ
weekday
ˈwiːkˌdeɪ
workaday
ˈwɜːkəˌdeɪ
workday
ˈwɜːkˌdeɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PAYDAY

pay-as-you-throw
pay-cable channel
pay-per-click
pay-per-view
pay-TV
payable
payably
payback
payback period
payback time
payday lender
PAYE
payee
payer
PAYG
paygrade
paying
paying guest
paying-in book
paying-in slip

WORDS THAT END LIKE PAYDAY

at the end of the day
day
day-to-day
Friday
from day to day
good day
Monday
officer of the day
order of the day
per day
Saturday
Sunday
that will be the day
the other day
Thursday
today
Tuesday
Valentine´s day
Wednesday
yesterday

Synonyms and antonyms of payday in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «payday» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PAYDAY

Find out the translation of payday to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of payday from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «payday» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

发薪日
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

día de cobro
570 millions of speakers

English

payday
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

payday
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يوم الدفع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

зарплаты
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

dia de pagamento
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নিবন্ধন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

jour de paie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hari bayaran
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zahltag
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

給料日
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

월급날
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Payday
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

payday
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

காவலன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पेडए
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

maaş günü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

giorno di paga
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wypłaty
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

зарплати
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

payday
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

payday
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

payday
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

avlöningsdag
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

lønning
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of payday

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PAYDAY»

The term «payday» is very widely used and occupies the 16.985 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PAYDAY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about payday

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4 QUOTES WITH «PAYDAY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word payday.
1
Barbara Ehrenreich
Lenders, including major credit companies as well as payday lenders, have taken over the traditional role of the street-corner loan shark, charging the poor insanely high rates of interest.
2
Joe Frazier
This is just another man, another fight, another payday.
3
Robert Gossett
If you really love acting, you'll want to act. That's what I did. You don't look for any payday because the likelihood of a payday is slim to none.
4
Timothy Noah
The Pentagon got fed up with its recruits getting ripped off by payday lenders and in 2007 got Congress to make it illegal to extend such loans to members of the military. But civilians remain fair game.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PAYDAY»

Discover the use of payday in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to payday and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
When Payday Loans Go Wrong
This is the story of Steve Perry's battle against the industry, a fight which has left its scars on both sides, it's a story to give strength to all of those who are in payday hell.
Steve Perry, 2011
2
Payday Loans: Poems
"Smart, irreverent, often unnerving, these sonnets smirk, smile, argue and bless. Jee Leong Koh has taken a month of days and rendered a very contemporary version of the artist as a young man. Cash in your paycheck and buy this book.
‎2007
3
Paddy's Payday
On his day off from the circus, Paddy, a performing Irish terrier, spends a delightful day in a country town.
Alexandra Day, 1992
4
Using Payday Loans
Get Instant Cash from Payday Loans Get the Needed Assistance from Payday Loans Guidelines on Starting a Payday Business Loan Important Facts about Payday Loans Instant Approval Payday Loans Online Payday Loans Payday Loan ...
Annette A. Brown
5
Payday Loans and Cash Advance: Pros and Cons - Mistakes and ...
A payday loan or a cash advance loan is a loan for a short time. You pay a fee to borrow the money, even if it is for a week or two. The main disadvantage of payday loans is that they can be expensive. The high service fees, combined with a ...
James Stuart
6
House of Commons - Business, Innovation and Skills ...
We welcome the FCA's proposals to require all payday adverts to include both a “ health warning”, and directions to debt advice services. We recommend that these warnings be subject to the same requirements for prominence as APRS and ...
Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Business, Innovation and Skills Committee, 2013
7
Payday Lending: Federal Law Enforcement Uses a MultiLayered ...
To help identify the scope of payday loan usage among employees at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in Customs and Border Protection (CBP ), Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Transportation Security Administration ...
Alicia Puente Cackley, 2011
8
Payday Loans Online
Home Page: Payday Loans Online in 3 Easy Steps 1. Fill in electronic online application 2. Submit online application with three essential documents 3. Automatically money gets deposited in your bank account Get Payday Cash Advance ...
9
Janus Employability: Payday! 2nd Ed. 95c
Designed to help novice job seekers to prepare for effective interviews through classroom role-play simulations for high school students and adult jog applicants who seek entry-level jobs that have mininal requirements for job specific ...
Globe Fearon, 1996
10
Payday: A Novel
A Novel Justin Holt. She doesn't look at you as she bobs the baby up and down. “ Because it didn't do what I thought it would do.” “If I may ask, what exactly was that?” “Listen, I don't know why you want to buy the ring back but if you want to do  ...
Justin Holt, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PAYDAY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term payday is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Summing up: Don't waste sympathy on payday lenders
APOLOGIES are in order, it seems, to those nice payday lenders that we accused of being exploitative, money-grabbing, rip-off merchants. «Scotsman, Jul 15»
2
Mike Conley Could Be In Line For A Huge Payday
The Memphis Grizzlies want to win and they want to win now. That is the obvious conclusion any fan can come to after watching the team ... «Hoops Habit, Jul 15»
3
Consumer advocates to feds: Don't legalize payday lending in states …
Payday debt trap Federal regulators at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are moving ahead with the development of rules to regulate ... «The Progressive Pulse, Jul 15»
4
Dear Labor conference, please don't forget how payday lenders hurt …
Payday loans and rent-try-buy schemes are profiteering from poverty in Australia. Labor should be protecting the poor from the worst excesses ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
5
'Nothing short of horrific': Sickening wipeout joins surfing's list of …
'Nothing short of horrific': Sickening wipeout joins surfing's list of payday contenders. 8:31pm. share. One News. Source: The surfing world has a new contender ... «TVNZ, Jul 15»
6
Spielberg's Biggest Blockbuster May Be $1 Billion Payday From …
Although Spielberg was long expected to get a financial windfall from his work on theme parks, this stands to be a payday unlike anything ... «TheStreet.com, Jul 15»
7
Florida fights payday loan government regulation, pushes own law …
As the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau embarks on a rule-making process that payday lenders estimate will put 70 percent of their ... «Washington Times, Jul 15»
8
Reno PD Investigating Armed Robbery of Payday Loan Business
RENO, NV - Reno police are investigating a report of an armed robbery at a payday loan center on Paradise Drive off Silverada Boulevard that ... «KOLO, Jul 15»
9
Floella Benjamin says payday loan adverts are 'way of grooming …
TV adverts are used by payday loans as a form of 'grooming' to persuade children that debt is a normal part of life, it was claimed today. «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
10
Citizens Advice: guarantor loans 'could be as damaging' as payday
Guarantor loans, where family or friends guarantee to repay a loan if the borrower defaults, could be "just as damaging" as payday loans, ... «BT.com, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Payday [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/payday>. Oct 2020 ».
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