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English definition of “repay”


verb [T]    /rɪˈpeɪ/ (past tense and past participle repaid  /rɪˈpeɪd/)
to pay someone money that was borrowed , or to reward (someone): How can I ever repay you for your kindness ? repayment    /riˈpeɪ·mənt/ noun [C/U] [U] They expect repayment of the loan over three years .
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