UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈpeɪˌdeɪ/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(pādā′)

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pay•day  (pādā′),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. the day on which wages are given, payment is made, etc.
  2. Informal Termsa day 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.
  • pay1 + day 1520–30

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payday /ˈpeɪˌdeɪ/ n
  1. the day on which wages or salaries are paid
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