rebate

  • 1 rebate — re·bate / rē ˌbāt/ n: a refund or deduction of part of a payment, price, or charge re·bate / rē ˌbāt, ri bāt/ vb Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 2 Rebate — Rebate* Rebate (marketing), a type of sales promotion used in marketing * Rabbet (also spelled rebate ), a woodworking term * Tax rebate, a reduction in taxation demanded * UK rebate, a return of money paid by the United Kingdom for the European… …

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  • 3 Rebate — Re*bate , n. 1. Diminution. [1913 Webster] 2. (Com.) Deduction; abatement; as, a rebate of interest for immediate payment; a rebate of importation duties. Bouvier. [1913 Webster] 3. A portion of a sum paid, returned to the purchaser, as a method… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 rebate — REBÁTE, rebát, vb. III. tranz. şi refl. A bate din nou la maşină un text corectat, amplificat etc. – Re1 + bate. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  rebáte vb., ind. prez. 1 sg. şi 3 pl …

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  • 5 Rebate — Re*bate (r[ e]*b[=a]t ), v. t. [F. rebattre to beat again; pref. re re + battre to beat, L. batuere to beat, strike. See {Abate}.] 1. To beat to obtuseness; to deprive of keenness; to blunt; to turn back the point of, as a lance used for exercise …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Rebate — Re*bate , v. t. To cut a rebate in. See {Rabbet}, v. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 7 rebate — ► NOUN 1) a partial refund to someone who has paid too much for tax, rent, etc. 2) a deduction or discount on a sum due. ► VERB ▪ pay back as a rebate. ORIGIN from Old French rebatre beat back , also deduct …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 rebate — rebate1 [rē′bāt΄; ] also, for v. [, ri bāt′] vt. rebated, rebating [ME rebaten < OFr rabattre < re ,RE + abattre: see ABATE] 1. a) to give back (part of an amount paid) b) to make a deduction from (a …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 Rebate — Re*bate , v. i. To abate; to withdraw. [Obs.] Foxe. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 10 Rebate — Re*bate , n. [See {Rabbet}.] 1. (Arch.) A rectangular longitudinal recess or groove, cut in the corner or edge of any body; a rabbet. See {Rabbet}. [1913 Webster] 2. A piece of wood hafted into a long stick, and serving to beat out mortar. Elmes …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 rebate — (del ár. and. «ribáṭ», servicio en rábida) m. Choque de tropas, *batalla o *riña. * * * rebate1. (Cf. rebato). m. Combate, pendencia. rebate2 …

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  • 12 rebate — s. m. 1. Ato ou efeito de rebater; ágio. 2. Ataque repentino, incursão, assalto. 3. Grito ou sinal com que se anuncia o aparecimento do inimigo ou um desastre. 4. Repercussão de um corpo elástico que bate noutro. 5. Encontro, combate. 6. … …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 13 rebate — *deduction, abatement, discount …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 14 rebate — [n] refund given to purchaser abatement, allowance, bonus, deduction, discount, kickback, payback, reduction, reimbursement, remission, repayment, subtraction; concept 344 …

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  • 15 rebate — Negotiated return of a portion of the interest earned by the lender of stock to a short seller. When a stock is sold short, the seller borrows stock from an owner or custodian and delivers it to the buyer. The proceeds are delivered to the lender …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16 rebate — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ big, generous, substantial ▪ full, maximum ▪ cash (esp. AmE) ▪ The maximum cash rebate available is about $4 800 …

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  • 17 rebate — {{11}}rebate (n.) 1650s, from REBATE (Cf. rebate) (v.). {{12}}rebate (v.) early 15c., to deduct, subtract, from O.Fr. rabattre beat down, drive back, also deduct, from re repeatedly (see RE (Cf. re )) + abattre beat down (see ABATE (Cf …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 18 rebate — n. 1) to give a rebate 2) to get, receive a rebate * * * [ riːbeɪt] receive a rebate to get to give a rebate …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19 rebate — Discount; deduction or refund of money in consideration of prompt payment. A deduction from a stipulated premium on a policy of insurance, in pursuance of an antecedent contract. A deduction or drawback from a stipulated payment, charge, or rate… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 20 rebate — rebate1 rebatable, rebateable, adj. rebater, n. n. /ree bayt/; v. /ree bayt, ri bayt /, n., v., rebated, rebating. n. 1. a return of part of the original payment for some service or merchandise; partial refund. v.t. 2. to allow as a discount …

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