What does pay back mean?

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pay back

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word pay back.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. reward, repay, pay back(verb)

    act or give recompense in recognition of someone's behavior or actions

  2. pay back, pay off, get, fix(verb)

    take vengeance on or get even

    "We'll get them!"; "That'll fix him good!"; "This time I got him"

Wiktionary

  1. pay back(Verb)

    to pay an amount of money owed to another, to repay

  2. pay back(Verb)

    to exact revenge

How to pronounce pay back?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say pay back in sign language?

  1. payback

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pay back in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pay back in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of pay back in a Sentence

  1. Charles Czeisler:

    That's an attempt to pay-back sleep deprivation.

  2. Tun Aung:

    We owe thanks to him, now it's time to pay back our gratitude.

  3. Yanis Varoufakis:

    Our intention is to do everything necessary to pay back every single euro.

  4. Malayan Proverb:

    One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.

  5. Rand Paul:

    The difference between Marco Rubio and I is I show up for work, i think he ought to resign or give his pay back to the taxpayer.

Images & Illustrations of pay back

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Translations for pay back

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  • revanchieren, zurückzahlenGerman
  • pagarSpanish
  • maksaa, hyvittää, maksaa samalla mitalla, palauttaa, maksaa potut pottuina, takaisinFinnish
  • rembourserFrench

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