Repayment - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈpeɪmənt|  American pronunciation of the word repayment
Brit.  |riːˈpeɪm(ə)nt rɪˈpeɪm(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word repayment

noun

- the act of returning money received previously (syn: refund)
- payment of a debt or obligation (syn: quittance)

Examples

You can repay the mortgage over 30 years.

She would rather have to repay the bank than borrow from her parents and have to repay them.

How can I ever repay your kindness?

How can I ever repay you for your kindness?

Do you worry about meeting (=paying) your loan repayments?

Government acts as guarantor of debt repayment.

Word forms

noun
singular: repayment
plural: repayments
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