the on which wages are given, payment is made, etc.
Informal. a or period during which a great deal of money, success, fame, etc., is won or obtained:
Payday came when she was given a screen test by a big Hollywood studio.
the day on which wages or salaries are paid
also pay-day, 1520s, from pay (n.) + day.
- Payday lender
noun 1. a person or group that offers short-term loans, in advance of payday, at high rates of interest
noun 1. soil, gravel, or ore that can be mined profitably. 2. Informal. any source of success or wealth; a fortunate discovery or profitable venture: After months of experimentation, the scientists finally hit pay dirt. 3. Football. (def 1). noun 1. a deposit rich enough in minerals to be worth mining 2. (informal) strike pay […]
[pey] /peɪ/ verb (used with object), paid or ( Obsolete, except for def 12 ) payed, paying. 1. to settle (a debt, obligation, etc.), as by transferring money or goods, or by doing something: Please pay your bill. 2. to give over (a certain amount of money) in exchange for something: He paid twenty dollars […]
noun 1. an envelope containing a paycheck or wages. 2. Informal. wages or salary; paycheck.