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bill

 
Noun bill has 10 senses
  1. bill, measure - a statute in draft before it becomes law; "they held a public hearing on the bill"
    --1 is a kind of legal document, legal instrument, official document, instrument
    --1 has parts: rider
    --1 has particulars:
     appropriation bill; bill of attainder; bottle bill; farm bill; trade bill
  2. bill, account, invoice - 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"
    --2 is a kind of statement, financial statement
    --2 has particulars:
     electric bill; hotel bill; medical bill, doctor's bill; phone bill, telephone bill; reckoning, tally; tax bill; check, chit, tab
    Derived form: verb bill1
  3. bill, note, government note, bank bill, banker's bill, bank note, banknote, Federal Reserve note, greenback - a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank); "he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes"
    --3 is a kind of paper money, folding money, paper currency
    --3 has particulars:
     silver certificate; hundred dollar bill, c-note; fifty dollar bill, fifty; twenty dollar bill, twenty; tenner, ten dollar bill; fiver, five-spot, five dollar bill; two dollar bill; dollar, dollar bill, one dollar bill, buck, clam
  4. bill - the entertainment offered at a public presentation
    --4 is a kind of
    program, programme
  5. bill - a list of particulars (as a playbill or bill of fare)
    --5 is a kind of
    list, listing
    --5 has particulars:
     bill of entry; bill of goods; menu, bill of fare, card, carte du jour, carte; playbill
  6. circular, handbill, bill, broadside, broadsheet, flier, flyer, throwaway - an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution; "he mailed the circular to all subscribers"
    --6 is a kind of ad, advertisement, advertizement, advertising, advertizing, advert
    --6 has particulars: stuffer
  7. beak, bill, neb, nib, pecker - horny projecting mouth of a bird
    --7 is a kind of mouth
    --7 is a part of bird
  8. poster, posting, placard, notice, bill, card - a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions"
    --8 is a kind of sign
    --8 has particulars:
     show bill, show card, theatrical poster; flash card, flashcard
    Derived forms: verb bill3, verb bill2
  9. bill, billhook - a long-handled saw with a curved blade; "he used a bill to prune branches off of the tree"
    --9 is a kind of saw
  10. bill, peak, eyeshade, visor, vizor - a brim that projects to the front to shade the eyes; "he pulled down the bill of his cap and trudged ahead"
    --10 is a kind of brim
    --10 is a part of
     baseball cap, jockey cap, golf cap; kepi, peaked cap, service cap, yachting cap
Verb bill has 3 senses
  1. charge, bill - demand payment; "Will I get charged for this service?"; "We were billed for 4 nights in the hotel, although we stayed only 3 nights"
    --1 is one way to account, calculate
    Derived form: noun bill2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody something
  2. bill - advertise especially by posters or placards; "He was billed as the greatest tenor since Caruso"
    --2 is one way to
    advertise, advertize, promote, push
    Derived form: noun bill8
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  3. placard, bill - publicize or announce by placards
    --3 is one way to post
    Derived form: noun bill8
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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