Payment vs Bilker - What's the difference?

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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.

payment

English

Noun

  • (uncountable) The act of paying.
  • (countable) A sum of money paid in exchange for goods or services.
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  • , title= 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.}}

    Synonyms

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    Derived terms

    * down payment * grease payment * lubrication payment * payment in kind

    bilker

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A cheat, especially one who evades payment