pay sb back Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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pay sb back

phrasal verb with pay uk   us   /peɪ/ verb (paid, paid)
to do something ​unpleasant to someone because they have done something ​unpleasant to you: He ​swore he'd ​pay her back for all she'd done to him.
(Definition of pay sb back from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pay sb back”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使(某人)付出代价,向(某人)报复…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使(某人)付出代價,向(某人)報復…
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