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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To pay back money owed, as for services, loss, expenses.

Usage examples (30)
  • The instructors were not reimbursed for the materials that they purchased for the class.
  • Out of the £2010 Purnell would "reimburse" his ex-fiance, Lucy Walker.
  • She said she thought her campaign would "reimburse" Wade for her share.
  • Use and reimburse is not allowed. for more
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