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"repayment" in British English

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repaymentnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /rɪˈpeɪ.mənt/
the ​act of ​repaying someone or something: mortgage repayments The ​bankdemandedimmediate repayment.
(Definition of repayment from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"repayment" in Business English

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repaymentnoun

uk   us   /rɪˈpeɪmənt/ FINANCE, BANKING
[C] an ​amount of ​money that is ​paid back: a loan/debt/interest repayment Low ​interestrates are making ​loan repayments easier to ​manage.make a repayment If you need to make ​lower repayments, you can.a weekly/monthly/annual repayment I wanted ​low monthly repayments so I ​opted to ​pay the ​cash back over five ​years.keep up/meet repayments If you ​think you cannot ​meet repayments, ​talk first to your ​lender.
[U] the ​act of ​paying back ​money that you have ​borrowed: Charge ​cards have no ​limit, but full repayment is to be made each month.debt/loan/mortgage repayment The first ​deadline for ​debt repayment is coming up in June.early/late repayment There are ​penalties for early repayment.
(Definition of repayment from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “repayment”
in Chinese (Simplified) 偿还, 付还, 偿还债务…
in Chinese (Traditional) 償還, 付還, 償還債務…
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