payable definition

  • adjective:
    • Requiring repayment on a certain day; due.
    • Requiring repayment to somebody or entity.
    • effective at creating revenue: a payable business enterprise.
    • whatever is to be paid.
    • Able to be compensated.
    • Of a mine etc.: with the capacity of producing profit; profitable.
    • which could, can, or must be compensated; appropriate becoming paid; justly because of.
    • That may be discharged or satisfied by distribution of worth.
    • Matured; today due.
    • susceptible to or requiring repayment particularly as specified
  • noun:
    • Money owed to a creditor. Usually found in the plural: attempted to stabilize inventory, payables, and receivables.
    • Debts owed by a business; debts.
    • A thing that might compensated.
    • a liability account showing exactly how much is owed for products or services bought on credit
  • others:
    • which can be compensated, or is become paid; capable of being compensated.
    • become compensated; because of: as, bills payable; homage or allegiance payable to your sovereign.
    • worthwhile; apt to be lucrative or even pay: because, payable rock, gravel, quartz, etc., meaning yielding or expected to yield gold; a payable enterprise, one yielding or prone to yield profit.

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