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Synonyms of repay in English:


  • 1 I'm making an effort to repay customers who have been cheated
    reimburse, refund, pay back, recompense, compensate, remunerate, square accounts with, settle up with, indemnify, pay off
    rare recoup
  • 2 community care grants do not have to be repaid
  • 3 I'd like to be able to repay her generosity
    reciprocate, return, requite, recompense, reward;
    return the favour, return the compliment
    archaic guerdon
  • 4 there are a number of interesting books on this subject that would repay further study
    be well worth;
    be worth one's while, be worthwhile, be useful, be advantageous
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