Payment vs Bilker - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between payment and bilker
is that payment
is (uncountable) the act of paying while bilker
is a cheat, especially one who evades payment.
(uncountable) The act of paying.
(countable) A sum of money paid in exchange for goods or services.
* , chapter=7
The Mirror and the Lamp
, passage=“[…] This is Mr. Churchill, who, as you are aware, is good enough to come to us for his diaconate, and, as we hope, for much longer; and being a gentleman of independent means, he declines to take any payment .” Saying this Walden rubbed his hands together and smiled contentedly.}}
* down payment
* grease payment
* lubrication payment
* payment in kind
A cheat, especially one who evades payment