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Antonyms for pay back

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reward, repay, pay back(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    get, reinforce, riposte, honor, pay off, refund, retort, reward, fix, honour, return, requite, come back, repay, rejoin, give back

  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"

    Synonyms:
    desexualize, take, desexualise, restore, make, gear up, mystify, experience, develop, draw, cook, have, mend, become, desex, sustain, ready, receive, scram, unsex, amaze, stimulate, sire, limit, posit, drive, engender, go, fix, get under one's skin, stick, suffer, fixate, beat, pay, set about, get down, incur, make up, contract, bring forth, grow, specify, dumbfound, stupefy, start, fasten, arrest, beget, liquidate, sterilise, secure, repair, bring, bewilder, sterilize, mother, buy off, father, buzz off, catch, touch on, let, obtain, redeem, puzzle, flummox, repay, compensate, set, get, generate, prepare, capture, find, deposit, define, furbish up, baffle, produce, start out, pose, vex, situate, aim, induce, perplex, gravel, begin, fetch, set up, reward, determine, commence, arrive, set out, convey, acquire, come, pay off, bushel, bugger off, cause, doctor, nonplus

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pay back

    Synonyms:
    reimburse, refund, restore, repay, requite, indemnify, retaliate

How to use pay back in a sentence?

  1. Yanis Varoufakis:

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

  2. Ryan Sweet:

    We are due for some pay back after strong job growth over the last couple of months, i also think the timing is right for the tightening in financial market conditions last year to begin to affect the employment data.

  3. Chief Executive Robert Martin:

    Our general approach has been to talk about a three-month deferral where we maybe defer around half of their rent and then have them pay back whenever their strong period is later in the year.

  4. Tun Aung:

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

  5. Malayan Proverb:

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

How to pronounce pay back?

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

How to say pay back in sign language?

  1. payback

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