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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Pay for something before receiving it.

Usage examples (34)
  • If you tap the wrong number of bags you wish to "prepay", there is no way to "delete" a bag if you choose not to take 2 bags on the plane.
  • The FDIC will not be able to get banks to "prepay" fees again.
  • Could SOMEONE PLEASE explain "prepay" to me and the few others who do not understand?
  • In those cases, health insurance is not so much protection from catastrophe as it is a mechanism to "prepay" for more
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