What does refund mean?

Definitions for refund
rɪˈfʌnd, ˈri fʌnd; ˈri fʌndre·fund

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word refund.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. refund(noun)

    money returned to a payer

  2. refund, repayment(verb)

    the act of returning money received previously

  3. refund, return, repay, give back(verb)

    pay back

    "Please refund me my money"


  1. refund(Noun)

    An amount of money returned.

    If the camera is faulty, you can return it to the store where you bought it for a refund.

  2. refund(Verb)

    To return (money) to (someone).

  3. refund(Verb)

    To supply again with funds; to reimburse.

  4. refund(Verb)

    To pour back.

    Were the humours of the eye tinctured with any colour, they would refund that colour upon the object. uE000174329uE001 Ray.

  5. Origin: refundere; prefix re- re- + fundere to pour: compare refondre, refonder. See fuse to melt, and compare refound to cast again, and refuse.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Refund(verb)

    to fund again or anew; to replace (a fund or loan) by a new fund; as, to refund a railroad loan

  2. Refund(verb)

    to pour back

  3. Refund(verb)

    to give back; to repay; to restore

  4. Refund(verb)

    to supply again with funds; to reimburse

  5. Origin: [Pref. re- + fund.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Refund

    rē-fund′, v.t. to repay: to restore: to return what has been taken.—ns. Refund′; Refund′er; Refund′ment. [Fr.,—L. refundĕre, refusumre-, back, fundĕre, to pour.]

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How to say refund in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of refund in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of refund in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of refund in a Sentence

  1. Ed Bastian:

    We have not seen it in terms of passenger refund or change requests.

  2. Seth Setrakian:

    There's never a refund or a money back guarantee. I haven't found it yet.

  3. F. J. Raymond:

    Next to being shot at and missed, nothing is really quite as satisfying as an income tax refund.

  4. Ann Marie Buerkle:

    I'm urging parents to stop using this product immediately and to contact Fisher-Price for a refund or a voucher.

  5. Kyle Pomerleau:

    It does throw a little bit of wrench into things, to the extent that individuals are relying on the refund any delay is going to be a negative.

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  • إعادة مالArabic
  • Erstattung, zurückerstatten, erstatten, Rückerstattung, RückzahlungGerman
  • repagiEsperanto
  • reembolso, reembolsar, devolverSpanish
  • maksupalautus, hyvitys, hyvittää, palautt, maksaa takaisin, takaisinmaksu, palautusFinnish
  • remboursement, rembourserFrench
  • ath-dhìoladh, ath-dhìolScottish Gaelic
  • aayioold, aayeeilManx
  • rimborso, rimborsare, rifondere, ripagare, restituireItalian
  • 払い戻し, 払い戻すJapanese
  • 환불금Korean
  • whakahoki moni, whakahokinga moniMāori
  • teruggaveDutch
  • reembolso, reembolsarPortuguese
  • rambursareRomanian
  • компенсировать, возвращённая сумма, возмещать, компенсация, возмещениеRussian
  • återbetalningSwedish
  • geri ödemekTurkish

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