What does repurchase mean?

Definitions for repurchase
riˈpɜr tʃəsre·pur·chase

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. redemption, repurchase, buyback(verb)

    the act of purchasing back something previously sold

  2. buy back, repurchase(verb)

    buy what had previously been sold, lost, or given away

    "He bought back the house that his father sold years ago"


  1. repurchase(Noun)

    The act of repurchasing.

  2. repurchase(Verb)

    To buy back or again; to regain by purchase.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Repurchase(verb)

    to buy back or again; to regain by purchase

  2. Repurchase(noun)

    the act of repurchasing

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Repurchase

    rē-pur′chās, v.t. to purchase or buy back or again.—n. the act of buying again: that which is bought again.

How to pronounce repurchase?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say repurchase in sign language?

  1. repurchase


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of repurchase in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of repurchase in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of repurchase in a Sentence

  1. Susan Young:

    I can’t think of a good reason for this form of repurchase.

  2. Heitor Almeida:

    Given the magnitude of the repurchase, the EPS would have been below $7.50 had it not been for the repurchase.

  3. Cross Research analyst Shannon Cross:

    The core business is still under pressure, i think what they did was they threw a billion through this repurchase to shareholders to appease them.

  4. Harry Wilson:

    The company's common stock is substantially undervalued, the company is substantially overcapitalized and this repurchase of undervalued shares will create substantial shareholder value.

  5. Michael Razewski:

    Unless GM can leverage its investment in Lyft to accelerate its own robo-taxi ambitions with Cruise, we believe it would be appropriate to cash out its stake to repurchase its own under-valued shares.

Images & Illustrations of repurchase

  1. repurchaserepurchaserepurchaserepurchaserepurchase

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for repurchase

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • takaisinosto, takaisinFinnish
  • aachionnaghey, aachionneeManx

Get even more translations for repurchase »


Find a translation for the repurchase definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these repurchase definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"repurchase." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 23 Feb. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/repurchase>.

Are we missing a good definition for repurchase? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for repurchase:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.