Definition of bill verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they bill
    he / she / it bills
    past simple billed
    -ing form billing
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    ask for payment
  1. 1bill somebody (for something) to send someone a bill for something Please bill me for the books. You will be billed monthly for the service.
  2. advertise
  3. 2 [usually passive] bill somebody/something as something to advertise or describe someone or something in a particular way He was billed as the new Brad Pitt.
  4. 3 [usually passive] bill somebody/something to do something to advertise that someone or something will do something She was billed to be performing for three nights at Radio City.
  5. Idioms
    bill and coo(old-fashioned)(informal)
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    if two people who are in love bill and coo, they kiss and speak in a loving way to each other
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: bill