Pay For

How to Conjugate Pay For

  • Infinitive: Pay For
  • Present Tense: Pay For/ Pays For
  • -ing Form: Paying For
  • Past Tense: Paid For
  • Past Participle: Paid For
Pay For is a separable phrasal verb and has 2 definitions.

Definitions of Pay For:

1. To purchase merchandise.

Examples: Have you paid for that dress yet?
Don’t worry, I’ll pay for it.

2. To punish someone.

Examples: If you do something bad to him, he’s gonna make you pay for it.
He needs to pay for his crime by doing time in prison.

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