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Definitions for remunerate
rɪˈmyu nəˌreɪtre·mu·ner·ate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. compensate, recompense, remunerateverb

    make payment to; compensate

    "My efforts were not remunerated"


  1. remunerateverb

    To compensate; to pay.

  2. Etymology: From the participle stem of remunerari, from munus.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To REMUNERATEverb

    To reward; to repay; to requite; to recompense.

    Etymology: remunero, Lat. remunerer, Fr

    Is she not then beholden to the man,
    That brought her for this high good turn so far?
    Yes; and will nobly remunerate. William Shakespeare, Titus Andron.

    Money the king thought not fit to demand, because he had received satisfaction in matters of so great importance; and because he could not remunerate them with any general pardon, being prevented therein by the coronation pardon. Francis Bacon.

    In another parable, he represents the great condescensions, wherewith the Lord shall remunerate the faithful servant. Boyle.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Remunerateverb

    to pay an equivalent to for any service, loss, expense, or other sacrifice; to recompense; to requite; as, to remunerate men for labor

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Remunerate

    rē-mū′nė-rāt, v.t. to render an equivalent for any service: to recompense.—n. Remunerabil′ity, capability of being rewarded.—adj. Remū′nerable, that may be remunerated: worthy of being rewarded.—n. Remunerā′tion, reward: recompense: requital.—adj. Remū′nerative, fitted to remunerate: lucrative: yielding due return.—n. Remū′nerativeness.—adj. Remū′neratory, giving a recompense. [L. remunerāre, -ātumre-, in return, munerāre, to give something—munus, munĕris, a gift.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of remunerate in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of remunerate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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    restricted to a particular condition of life
    • A. obligate
    • B. demolish
    • C. refine
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