pay into - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theypay into
he/she/itpays into
present participlepaying into
past tensepaid into
past participlepaid into
  1. 1
    British to put money into your bank account

    You can pay cash into any one of our three hundred branches.

  2. 2
    pay into something, pay something into something to invest money in something such as an insurance policy or a pension fund so that you will receive money in the future

    She pays into the employeespension scheme.

See also main entry: pay