bill-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: demand payment

For one thing, the company billed him for two trunk lines when he only wanted one.
They just kept billing me at a non-ATT consumer rate.
Why are you billing me for more sales tax?
Opri billed her services out at $475 an hour.

VerbNet: bill-54.5
FrameNet: Commerce_collect
PropBank: bill.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: describe or advertise something or someone

Commentary: Syntax Is: NP1[agent] BILL NP2[theme] as NP3[attribute]

In times past, they would have billed her as a chanteuse.
We're billing it as the easiest way to send invoices online.

VerbNet: characterize-29.2
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: bill.02
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2, 3