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repay

US [rɪˈpeɪ]
UK [rɪ'peɪ]
  • v.偿还;报答;归还;清偿
  • Web回报;付还;报复
Past Tense:repaid  Simple Present:repays  Present Participle:repaying  
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v.
1.
归还;偿还;清偿to pay back the money that you have borrowed from sb
to repay a debt/loan/mortgage
偿还债务╱贷款╱按揭贷款
I'll repay the money I owe them next week.
我将在下个星期偿还欠他们的钱。
The advance must be repaid to the publisher if the work is not completed on time.
如果作品没有按时完成,预付款必须返还给出版商。
When are you going to repay them?
你什么时候把钱还给他们?
I fully intend to repay them the money that they lent me.
我非常想把他们借给我的钱还给他们。
2.
酬报;报答to give sth to sb or do sth for them in return for sth that they have done for you
How can I ever repay you for your generosity?
你对我这样慷慨,我怎么才能报答你呢?
Their trust was repaid with fierce loyalty.
他们的信任获得的回报是忠心耿耿。
3.
~ sth
值得if sthrepays your attention, interest, study, etc., it is worth spending time to look at it, etc.
The report repays careful reading.
这份报告值得仔细阅读。

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