Definition and Meanings for repay
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Part of Speech of repay
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
Etymology of repay
Meaning of repay
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to pay back; to refund; as, to repay money borrowed or advanced.
- to make return or requital for; to recompense; -- in a good or bad sense; as, to repay kindness; to repay an injury.
- to pay anew, or a second time, as a debt.