What is another word for payoff?

Synonyms for payoff
ˈpeɪˌɔf, -ˌɒfpay·off

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term payoff.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. payoff, final paymentnoun

    the final payment of a debt

    Synonyms:
    issue, take, return, bribe, proceeds, yield, takings, wages, reward, final payment

  2. bribe, payoffnoun

    payment made to a person in a position of trust to corrupt his judgment

    Synonyms:
    issue, take, return, bribe, proceeds, yield, takings, wages, reward, final payment

  3. return, issue, take, takings, proceeds, yield, payoffnoun

    the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property

    "the average return was about 5%"

    Synonyms:
    topic, progeny, subject, output, exit, issuing, counter, rejoinder, income tax return, wages, military issue, takings, reward, regaining, final payment, take, publication, egress, government issue, event, upshot, return, comeback, restitution, retort, offspring, riposte, tax return, outlet, reappearance, result, recurrence, return key, coming back, replication, number, outcome, yield, bribe, getting even, emergence, effect, way out, restoration, issue, production, paying back, proceeds, fruit, consequence, matter, homecoming, issuance

  4. wages, reward, payoffnoun

    a recompense for worthy acts or retribution for wrongdoing

    "the wages of sin is death"; "virtue is its own reward"

    Synonyms:
    issue, return, wages, bribe, yield, reinforcement, advantage, reward, final payment, take, proceeds, takings

Matched Categories

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "payoff":

    bribe, reward

How to pronounce payoff?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

How to say payoff in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#143number
#246take
#259subject
#357return
#524topic
#604issue
#611result
#624event
#884production
#1071effect
#1211matter
#1477output
#1492publication
#2277counter
#2419advantage
#3227exit
#3342fruit
#3448outlet
#4557yield
#4829outcome
#5345restoration
#6846wages
#7439reward
#7517proceeds
#8419consequence
#9816replication
#10462issuance
#11380issuing
#12492offspring
#12532emergence
#16895reinforcement
#18370comeback
#18686recurrence
#18807homecoming
#22140payoff
#22740restitution
#29173progeny
#30625egress
#33967bribe
#44630retort
#47218regaining
#51630takings
#60216upshot
#84628rejoinder
#89277reappearance
#109967riposte

How to use payoff in a sentence?

  1. Michael Roche:

    If you have been a brave soul holding Venezuela 2016s, you could roll over that money into the next bond that has the greatest upside payoff.

  2. Kelly McGonigal:

    Exercise is a way of practicing being good at stress. It's uncomfortable, but there's also the payoff.

  3. Edouard Lecerf:

    We often see that in European elections or votes about Europe, opponents of The EU have a greater capacity to mobilize than supporters, the European question has a way of crystallizing a whole series of discontents about institutions, policies and elites, with a high electoral payoff.

  4. Chris Urmson:

    We have been very clear this is not a quick thing, it takes a while to see a payoff but when it does, it's pretty powerful.

  5. Actress Mariska Hargitay:

    The message I got from my father was that life is hard, but you just don’t quit, i’d get an audition and he’d say, ‘How hard are you going to work for it?’ So I pushed myself even when I didn’t feel like pushing myself. I acted confident even when I wasn’t. And slowly… I became more confident. [If you] kick fear to the side, the payoff is huge.

Images & Illustrations of payoff

  1. payoff
    payoff
    payoff
    payoff
    payoff

Translations for payoff

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for payoff »

Translation

Find a translation for the payoff synonym 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)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (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)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"payoff." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 2 Aug. 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/payoff>.

Discuss these payoff synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for payoff?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

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

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

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

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    A synonym for "drooping"
    • A. tense
    • B. erect
    • C. sagging
    • D. upright

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for payoff: