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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of taking revenge (harming someone in retaliation for something harmful that they have done) especially in the next life; Financial return or reward (especially returns equal to the initial investment).

Usage examples (27)
  • But it's the long-term payback that's the vital part.
  • Those who are following the fraud, payback is coming.
  • The project also has a short-term payback, Landsea adds.
  • The Grand Oil Party is getting the payback from the DCCC! for more
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