payout Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "payout" - Business English Dictionary

See all translations

payout

noun [C] ( also pay-out)
 
 
/ˈpeɪaʊt/
a sum of money that is paid to somebody: The employees shared a $1m payout after bosses declared record sales. a lottery payout of 10 million euros
FINANCE money paid by a company to its shareholders as dividends: an annual payout a dividend payout
INSURANCE money paid to someone from an insurance agreement: an insurance payoutaverage/big/maximum payouts The court case has opened the door for big payouts to homeowners battling insurance companies over hurricane coverage.
Translations of “payout”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大筆付款…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大笔付款…
(Definition of payout from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of payout?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Business English definitions for “payout”

Definitions of “payout” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
the real McCoy

the original or best example of something

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With the USA’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most

Read More 

generation pause noun
generation pause noun
July 06, 2015
informal young adults who are not able to do things previously typical for their age group such as buy a home or start a family because of lack of money Meanwhile, a new study released last week revealed a quarter of Brits believe they’ll never own a property, leading them to be

Read More