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rebate

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈriːbeɪt/
ACCOUNTING, FINANCE, TAX an amount of money that is paid back to you after you have paid too much: She thinks she is due a tax rebate. Any homeowner who has had a devaluation in their property is eligible for a rebate.apply/qualify for a rebate A good number of senior citizens across the state have still not applied for their rebates.get/receive a rebate If you do not currently receive a rebate and are on a low income, please apply to the council now.
COMMERCE an amount of money that a manufacturer or store pays back to customers when they buy something: Carmakers are still using special incentives - such as rebates and cut-rate financing - to sell their vehicles. Consumers who were putting off buying a new car have been lured into dealerships by big cash rebates, analysts said. a rebate program/schemea rebate of £583/$212/20%, etc. Rebates of $100 are available for businesses who replace old air conditioners with new, energy-efficient models.offer/carry a rebate We are offering consumers rebates ranging from $75 to $125 to buy new dishwashers or refrigerators.a rebate on sth Rebates are available on all computer purchases. →  Compare discount noun
Translations of “rebate”
in Vietnamese số tiền được hoàn lại…
in Spanish devolución, reembolso…
in Thai เงินคืน…
in Malaysian rebet…
in French remise…
in German die Rückzahlung…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指政府返還的)部分退款…
in Indonesian rabat…
in Russian возврат переплаты…
in Turkish iade, iade edilen tutar/meblağ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指政府返还的)部分退款…
in Polish zwrot (nadpłaty)…
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