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payoutnoun [C]

us   /ˈpeɪˌɑʊt/
an amount of money paid to someone: The payout was increased from 10 cents to 11 cents a share.
(Definition of payout from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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payoutnoun [C]

also pay-out /ˈpeɪaʊt/ uk   us  
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.
(Definition of payout from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “payout”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大笔付款…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大筆付款…
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