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payback

US [ˈpeɪˌbæk]
UK ['peɪ.bæk]
  • n.回报;本金返还;还本;投资的回收期
  • v.偿还;补偿
  • Web危险人物;报复;报应
Plural Form:paybacks  
payback
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n.
1.
本金返还;还本;投资的回收期the money that you receive back on money that you have invested (especially when this is equal to the amount that you invested to start with); the time that it takes to get your money back
a 10-year payback
10 年的投资回收期
2.
报偿;回报the advantage or reward that sb receives for sth they have done; the act of paying sth back
His victory was seen as payback for all the hard work he'd put in during training.
他的胜利被视为训练期间所有辛苦努力的回报。
It's payback time !(= a person will have to suffer for what they have done)
现在该遭到报应了!

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