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pay sb/sth back

phrasal verb with pay /peɪ/ verb (paid)
to pay someone the money that you owe them
偿还(钱);还(某人)钱
Can you lend me a fiver? I'll pay you/it back tomorrow.
能借给我5英镑吗?我明天还你。
Borrowing, lending and debt
(Definition of pay sb/sth back from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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