Translation of "payoff" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpeɪ.ɒf/ us /-ɑːf/

informal the result of a set of actions, or an explanation at the end of something

compensación, beneficios
The payoff for years of research is a microscope that` performs better than all of its competitors.

money paid to someone, especially so that they do not cause trouble or so that they will do what you want

It has been alleged that the congressman received a secret payoff from an arms dealer.

(Translation of “payoff” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)