1. bill, measure, legal document, legal instrument, official document, instrument

usage: a statute in draft before it becomes law; "they held a public hearing on the bill"

2. bill, account, invoice, statement, financial statement

usage: an itemized statement of money owed for goods shipped or services rendered; "he paid his bill and left"; "send me an account of what I owe"

3. bill, note, government note, bank bill, banker's bill, bank note, banknote, Federal Reserve note, greenback, paper money, folding money, paper currency

usage: a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank); "he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes"

4. bill, program, programme

usage: the entertainment offered at a public presentation

5. circular, handbill, bill, broadside, broadsheet, flier, flyer, throwaway, ad, advertisement, advertizement, advertising, advertizing, advert

usage: an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution; "he mailed the circular to all subscribers"

6. poster, posting, placard, notice, bill, card, sign

usage: a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions"

7. bill, list, listing

usage: a list of particulars (as a playbill or bill of fare)

8. bill, billhook, saw

usage: a long-handled saw with a curved blade; "he used a bill to prune branches off of the tree"

9. bill, peak, eyeshade, visor, vizor, brim

usage: a brim that projects to the front to shade the eyes; "he pulled down the bill of his cap and trudged ahead"

10. beak, bill, neb, nib, pecker, mouth

usage: horny projecting mouth of a bird


1. charge, bill, account, calculate

usage: demand payment; "Will I get charged for this service?"; "We were billed for 4 nights in the hotel, although we stayed only 3 nights"

2. bill, advertise, advertize, promote, push

usage: advertise especially by posters or placards; "He was billed as the greatest tenor since Caruso"

3. placard, bill, post

usage: publicize or announce by placards

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