Defrayal De*fray"al, n. The act of defraying; payment; as, the defrayal of necessary costs. [1913 Webster]

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  • defrayal — I noun collection, compensation, defrayment, disbursement, expenditure, expense, pay, payment, pay off, quittance, recovery, reimbursement, remittance, remuneration, satisfaction, settlement of charges II index amortization, collection (payment) …   Law dictionary

  • defrayal — defray ► VERB ▪ provide money to pay (a cost). DERIVATIVES defrayal noun. ORIGIN French défrayer, from obsolete frai cost, expenses …   English terms dictionary

  • defrayal — noun see defray …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • defrayal — /di fray euhl/, n. payment of some or all charges or expenses. Also, defrayment. [1810 20; DEFRAY + AL2] * * * …   Universalium

  • defrayal — noun The act of defraying …   Wiktionary

  • defrayal — n. payment of costs …   English contemporary dictionary

  • defrayal — n payment, defrayment, discharge, settlement, clearance, liquidation, Finance. amortization …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • defrayal — de·fray·al …   English syllables

  • defrayal — /dəˈfreɪəl/ (say duh frayuhl) noun payment of charges or expenses. Also, defrayment. {defray + al2} …   Australian English dictionary

  • defrayal — noun the act of paying money • Syn: ↑payment, ↑defrayment • Ant: ↑nonpayment (for: ↑payment) • Derivationally related forms: ↑defray ( …   Useful english dictionary

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