Requital - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈkwaɪtəl|  American pronunciation of the word requital
Brit.  |rɪˈkwaɪtəl|  British pronunciation of the word requital

noun

- a justly deserved penalty (syn: retribution)
- an act of requiting; returning in kind (syn: payment)

Examples

...the judge ordered the landlord to pay his former tenants $100,000 each as requital for goods lost or damaged in the apartment fire...

...the electrician's requital for the used car was in the form of work on the dealer's house...

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