Definition for RE-PAY

RE-PAY, v.t. [Fr. repayer; re and pay.]

  1. To pay back; to refund; as, to repay money borrowed or advanced.
  2. To make return or requital; in a good or bad sense; as, to repay kindness; to repay an injury. Benefits which can not be repaid … are not commonly found to increase affection. – Rambler.
  3. To recompense, as for a loss. – Milton.
  4. To compensate; as, false honor repaid in contempt. – Bacon.

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