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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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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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"repay" in Business English

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repayverb [T]

uk   /ˌriːˈpeɪ/ us   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.
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