1 paid /ˈpeɪd/
1 paid
Learner's definition of PAID
past tense and past participle of 1pay
2 paid /ˈpeɪd/ adjective
2 paid
Learner's definition of PAID
: receiving money for work
used to indicate if someone receives low or high pay for work
chiefly US : having been paid for
: including payment of normal wages, salary, etc.

put paid to

chiefly British, informal
: to end or stop (something) : to put an end to (something)