What does the word repay mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Repayment.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To pay back; pay again; requite; retaliate.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Repayable.

Usage examples for repay

  1. You've a right to expect and demand that the man to whom you give yourself will repay you for the treasure with such enthusiastic and passionate devotion, that even the thought that any other power could become dangerous to him, would never enter his mind. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  2. " I came to repay a debt," she whispered. – The Golden Web by Anthony Partridge
  3. Work on and succeed, and you will more than repay me. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
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