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English definition of “repay”
/rɪˈpeɪ/ v [T] (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
/riˈpeɪ·mənt/ n [C/U] › [U] They expect repayment of the loan over three years.