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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To present someone with a notice of needed payment.

Usage examples (35)
  • The utilities were billed at the end of the month.
  • A thick-billed bird
  • Adjective : a yellow-billed magpie
  • Verb (used with object) : The store will bill me. ,to bill goods. ,A new actor was billed for this week. ,The management billed the... for more
Tutoring comment
  • The person with the sturdy "build" (physique) is going to "build" (construct) my house, and she already "billed" (past tense of to charge) me for it.
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