[ noun ] (politics,writing) a statute in draft before it becomes law
"they held a public hearing on the bill"
Used in print(Committee for Economic Development, Distressed...)
A further possibility is suggested by the example of the G._I. bills and also by some recent trends in attitudes toward improving college education : that_is to provide financial assistance to individuals for vocational training when local facilities are inadequate .
[ noun ] (writing,business) an itemized statement of money owed for goods shipped or services rendered
"he paid his bill and left" "send me an account of what I owe"
Used in print(E. Lucas Myers, "The Vindication of Dr. Nestor,"...)
The doctor paid the bill and they repaired_to the hotel , room number nine , to initiate Alex further into these undertakings .
[ noun ] a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank)
"he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes"
Used in print(Leon Uris, Mila 8....)
His broad flat fingers , petrified into massive sausages by years of bricklaying , snatched the bills clumsily .
[ noun ] (performing arts) the entertainment offered at a public presentation
Used in print(Chicago Daily Tribune...)
Also on the bill at the Fifty-fifth_Street is a nice ten minute color film called `` Sunday_in_Greenwich_Village '' , a tour of the haunts and joints .
[ verb ] demand payment
"Will I get charged for this service?" "We were billed for 4 nights in the hotel, although e stayed only 3 nights"
Used in print(William Gomberg, "Unions and the Anti-Trust Laws"...)
The company has billed the United_States_Government for $ 7500000 of these expenses under the Defense_Department regulation allowing costs of a type generally recognized as ordinary and necessary for the conduct of the contractor 's business .(Rhode Island Legislative Council. Research Report...)
The agencies of government are now billed for the actual cost of services provided to each passenger_car rather_than the prior uniform charge for all cars .
[ noun ] (business) an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution
"he mailed the circular to all subscribers"
[ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 159
[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6281