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Synonyms for paying backpay·ing back

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  1. return, paying back, getting evennoun

    a reciprocal group action

    "in return we gave them as good as we got"

    restoration, reappearance, income tax return, counter, homecoming, riposte, comeback, rejoinder, tax return, restitution, proceeds, replication, coming back, retort, return, return key, take, takings, yield, regaining, getting even, payoff, issue, recurrence

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  1. paying back

    reimbursement, refunding, restitution, requital, indemnification, restoration, repayment, retaliation, requital, reprisal, retribution

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  1. Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis:

    I'd like for Europe to understand that this would be a way of paying back more money, not less.

  2. Mayor Federico Gutierrez:

    We are paying back a historical debt with our victims.

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