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"repay" in British English

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repayverb [T]

uk   /rɪˈpeɪ/  us   /rɪˈpeɪ/ (repaid, repaid)
B2 to pay back or to reward someone or something: He had to sell his car to repay the bank loan. She repaid the loan to her mother. [+ two objects] She repaid her mother the loan. How can I ever repay you for all your kindness?

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(Definition of repay from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"repay" in American English

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repayverb [T]

 us   /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
noun [C/U]  us   /riˈpeɪ·mənt/
[U] They expect repayment of the loan over three years.
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"repay" in Business English

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repayverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌriːˈpeɪ/ (repaying, repaid, repaid)
FINANCE, BANKING to pay back money that you have borrowed: repay a loan/debt/mortgage Students generally have 10 years to repay their loans. We were told we would have to repay $32 a month. Investors should be aware that any tax they save in year one has to be repaid in full.
(Definition of repay from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“repay” in American English

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