As nouns the difference between payment and vendor
is that payment
is (uncountable) the act of paying while vendor
is a person or a company that vends or sells.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(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 person or a company that vends or sells.
* Spanish: vender (to sell)