What is repay?

  • (verb): Act or give recompensation in recognition of someone's behavior or actions.
    Synonyms: reward, pay back
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "repay":

  • (verb): Make repayment for or return something.
    Synonyms: requite

Famous quotes containing the word repay:

    Constancy ... that small change of love, which people exact so rigidly, receive in such conterfeit coin, and repay in baser metal.
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    Do not say, “I will repay evil”; wait for the LORD, and he will help you.
    Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 20:22.

    He who does not repay a favor is no gentleman.
    Chinese proverb.