Definitions for Rebateˈri beɪt; rɪˈbeɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

re•bateˈri beɪt; rɪˈbeɪt(v. also; n.; v.)-bat•ed, -bat•ing.

  1. (n.)a return of part of the original payment for some service or merchandise.

  2. (v.t.)to allow as a discount.

  3. to deduct (a certain amount), as from a total.

  4. to return (part of an original payment).

  5. to provide a rebate for (merchandise) after purchase.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Business

  6. to blunt (an edged or pointed weapon).

Origin of rebate:

1400–50; late ME (v.) < OF rabatre to beat, put down, =re-re - +(a)batre; see abate

re′bat•er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rebate, discount(noun)

    a refund of some fraction of the amount paid

  2. rabbet, rebate(verb)

    a rectangular groove made to hold two pieces together

  3. rebate(verb)

    give a reduction in the price during a sale

    "The store is rebating refrigerators this week"

  4. rebate(verb)

    cut a rebate in (timber or stone)

  5. rebate(verb)

    join with a rebate

    "rebate the pieces of timber and stone"

Wiktionary

  1. rebate(Noun)

    A deduction from an amount to be paid; an abatement

  2. rebate(Noun)

    The return of part of an amount already paid

  3. rebate(Noun)

    A rectangular groove made to hold two pieces (of wood etc) together; a rabbet

  4. rebate(Verb)

    To deduct or return an amount from a bill or payment

  5. rebate(Verb)

    To diminish or lessen something

  6. rebate(Verb)

    To cut a rebate (or rabbet) in something

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rebate(verb)

    to beat to obtuseness; to deprive of keenness; to blunt; to turn back the point of, as a lance used for exercise

  2. Rebate(verb)

    to deduct from; to make a discount from, as interest due, or customs duties

  3. Rebate(verb)

    to abate; to withdraw

  4. Rebate(noun)

    diminution

  5. Rebate(noun)

    deduction; abatement; as, a rebate of interest for immediate payment; a rebate of importation duties

  6. Rebate(noun)

    a rectangular longitudinal recess or groove, cut in the corner or edge of any body; a rabbet. See Rabbet

  7. Rebate(noun)

    a piece of wood hafted into a long stick, and serving to beat out mortar

  8. Rebate(noun)

    an iron tool sharpened something like a chisel, and used for dressing and polishing wood

  9. Rebate(noun)

    a kind of hard freestone used in making pavements

  10. Rebate(verb)

    to cut a rebate in. See Rabbet, v

Freebase

  1. Rebate

    A rebate is an amount paid by way of reduction, return, or refund on what has already been paid or contributed. It is a type of sales promotion marketers use primarily as incentives or supplements to product sales. The mail-in rebate is the most common. A MIR entitles the buyer to mail in a coupon, a receipt and barcode in order to receive a check for a particular amount, depending on the particular product, time, and often place of purchase. Rebates are offered by either the retailer or the manufacturer of the chosen product. Large stores often work in conjunction with manufacturers, usually requiring two or even three separate rebates for each item. Manufacturer rebates are sometimes valid only at a single store. Rebate forms and special receipts are sometimes printed by the cash register at time of purchase on a separate receipt or available online for download. In some cases, the rebate may be available immediately, in which case it is referred to as an instant rebate. Some rebate programs offer several payout options to consumers, including a paper check, a prepaid card that can be spent immediately without a trip to the bank or even PayPal payout.


Translations for Rebate

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

rebate(noun)

a part of a payment, tax etc which is given back to the person paying it.

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