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 Dictionary entry overview: What does repayment mean? 

  The noun REPAYMENT has 2 senses:

1. the act of returning money received previously
2. payment of a debt or obligation

  Familiarity information: REPAYMENT used as a noun is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1repayment [BACK TO TOP]


The act of returning money received previously

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions


repayment; refund

Hypernyms ("repayment" is a kind of...):

defrayal; defrayment; payment (the act of paying money)

Sense 2repayment [BACK TO TOP]


Payment of a debt or obligation

Classified under:

Nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession


quittance; repayment

Hypernyms ("repayment" is a kind of...):

payment (a sum of money paid)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "repayment"):

redemption (repayment of the principal amount of a debt or security at or before maturity (as when a corporation repurchases its own stock))

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