Repayment
Repayment Re*pay"ment (-ment), n. 1. The act of repaying; reimbursement. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

2. The money or other thing repaid. [1913 Webster]


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  • Repayment — The act of paying back money previously borrowed from a lender. Repayment usually takes the form of periodic payments that normally include part principal plus interest in each payment. The other common method of repayment is a lump sum with… …   Investment dictionary

  • repayment — re|pay|ment [rıˈpeımənt] n 1.) [U] when you pay back money that you have borrowed repayment of ▪ the repayment of debt 2.) [C usually plural] an amount of money that you pay regularly until you do not owe any more ▪ monthly mortgage repayments of …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • repayment — UK [rɪˈpeɪmənt] / US noun Word forms repayment : singular repayment plural repayments a) [uncountable] the process of paying someone money that you have borrowed from them b) [countable] an amount of money that you pay to the person, bank etc… …   English dictionary

  • repayment — noun 1 (U) the act of paying back money: The rate of repayment is based on your income. 2 (C) an amount of money that you pay back: mortgage repayments of about 330 per month …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • repayment — /rɪ peɪmənt/ noun the act of paying money back or money which is paid back ● The loan is due for repayment next year. ♦ he fell behind with his mortgage repayments he was late in paying back the instalments on his mortgage …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • repayment — repay ► VERB (past and past part. repaid) 1) pay back (a loan). 2) pay back money owed to. 3) do or give something as recompense for (a favour or kindness received). 4) be worth subjecting to (a specified action): these sites would repay more… …   English terms dictionary

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