refund

  • 1 Refund — Re*fund (r?*f?nd ), v. t. [L. refundere; pref. re re + fundere to pour: cf. F. refondre, refonder. See {Fuse} to melt, and cf. {Refound} to cast again, 1st {Refuse}.] 1. To pour back. [R. & Obs.] [1913 Webster] Were the humors of the eye… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Refund — Re*fund (r?*f?nd ), v. t. [Pref. re + fund.] To fund again or anew; to replace (a fund or loan) by a new fund; as, to refund a railroad loan. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 refund — I noun compensation, cut, discount, indemnification, money back, payment for expenses, rebate, recompense, recoupment, reduction, refundment, reimbursement, repayment, replacement, restitution, return, satisfaction, settlement II verb adjust,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 refund — [n] returned money acquittance, allowance, compensation, consolation, discharge, discount, give back*, give up*, kickback, money back, payment, rebate, reimbursement, remuneration, repayment, restitution, retribution, return, satisfaction,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 5 refund — ► VERB ▪ pay back (money) to. ► NOUN ▪ a refunded sum of money. DERIVATIVES refundable adjective. ORIGIN Latin refundere pour back …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 refund — refund1 [ri fund′; ] also, and for n. always [, rē′fund΄] vt. [ME refunden < MFr or L: MFr refonder < L refundere < re , back + fundere, to pour: see FOUND3] to give back or pay back (money, etc.); repay vi. to make repayment n. the act… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 refund — To retire existing bond issues through the sale of a new bond issue, usually to reduce the interest rate being paid. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * ▪ I. refund re‧fund 1 [ˈriːfʌnd] noun [countable] …

    Financial and business terms

  • 8 refund — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ full ▪ partial ▪ 10%, 50%, etc. ▪ cash ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 9 refund — I UK [ˈriːfʌnd] / US [ˈrɪˌfʌnd] noun [countable] Word forms refund : singular refund plural refunds money that was yours that you get again, especially because you have paid too much for something or have decided you do not want it You will… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 refund — I n. 1) to give, pay a refund 2) to get, receive a refund 3) a tax refund II v. (B) the manager refunded the purchase price to the customer * * * [ riːfʌnd] pay a refund receive a refund (B) the manager refunded the purchase price to the customer …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 11 refund — re|fund1 [ˈri:fʌnd] n 1.) an amount of money that is given back to you if you are not satisfied with the goods or services that you have paid for ▪ They refused to give me a refund . ▪ Return your purchase within 14 days for a full refund . ▪ You …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 refund — re|fund1 [ ri,fʌnd ] noun count money you get back, especially because you have paid too much for something or have decided you do not want it: You will receive a full refund if you cancel the hotel reservations. refund on: a refund on your train …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 refund — {{11}}refund (n.) 1782, from REFUND (Cf. refund) (v.). {{12}}refund (v.) to give back, restore, early 15c. (earlier to pour back, late 14c.), from O.Fr. refunder restore, from L. refundere give back, restore, lit. pour back, from re back (see RE… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 14 refund — refunds, refunding, refunded (The noun is pronounced [[t]ri͟ːfʌnd[/t]]. The verb is pronounced [[t]rɪfʌ̱nd[/t]].) 1) N COUNT A refund is a sum of money which is returned to you, for example because you have paid too much or because you have… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 refund — noun / ri:fʌnd/ money paid back ● The shoes don’t fit – I’m going to ask for a refund. ● She got a refund after complaining to the manager. ■ verb /rɪ fʌnd/ to pay back money ● to refund the cost of postage ● All money will be refunded if the… …

    Marketing dictionary in english

  • 16 refund — noun / ri:fʌnd/ money paid back ● The shoes don’t fit – I’m going to ask for a refund. ● She got a refund after complaining to the manager. ■ verb /rɪ fʌnd/ to pay back money ● to refund the cost of postage ● All money will be refunded if the… …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 17 refund — To repay or restore; to return money in restitution or repayment; e.g. to refund overpaid taxes; to refund purchase price of returned goods. See also rebate refund claim refunds. To fund again or anew; specifically, finance, to borrow, usually by …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 18 refund — 1. verb /rɪˈfʌnd,ˈriːfʌnd/ To return (money) to (someone). If you find this computer for sale anywhere at a lower price, well refund you the difference. 2. noun /rɪˈfʌnd,ˈriːfʌnd/ An amount of money returned. If the camera is faulty, you can… …

    Wiktionary

  • 19 refund — 1. verb 1) we will refund your money if you re not satisfied Syn: repay, give back, return, pay back 2) they refunded the subscribers Syn: reimburse, compensate, recompense, remunerate, indemnify 2. noun …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 20 refund — 1. verb 1) we will refund your money Syn: repay, give back, return, pay back 2) they refunded the subscribers Syn: reimburse, compensate, recompense 2. noun a full refund …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary