remunerate

  • 1 Remunerate — Re*mu ner*ate ( ?t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Remunerated} ( ? t?d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Remunerating}.] [L. remuneratus, p. p. of remunerare, remunerari; pref. re re + munerare, munerari, to give, present, from munus, muneris, a gift, present. Cf.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 remunerate — re‧mu‧ne‧rate [rɪˈmjuːnəreɪt] verb [transitive] formal HUMAN RESOURCES to pay someone for work they have done: • Stockbrokers should not be remunerated on the basis of stocks sold or bought. * * * remunerate UK US /rɪˈmjuːnəreɪt/ verb [T] …

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  • 3 remunerate — [ri myo͞o′nə rāt΄] vt. remunerated, remunerating [< L remuneratus, pp. of remunerari, to reward, remunerate < re , again + munus (gen. muneris), gift < IE * moini : see COMMON] to pay or compensate (a person) for (work or service done,… …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 remunerate — I verb acquit, award, compensate, defray, disburse, discharge, give payment, indemnify, make payment, make up for, pay, recompense, reimburse, remit, remunerari, repay, requite, reward, satisfy, settle associated concepts: legal fees II index… …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 remunerate — 1520s, from L. remuneratus, pp. of remunerari (later remunerare) (see REMUNERATION (Cf. remuneration)). Related: Remunerated; remunerating …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 remunerate — *pay, compensate, satisfy, reimburse, indemnify, repay, recompense Analogous words: award, accord, vouchsafe, *grant …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 remunerate — [v] compensate, reward accord, ante up*, award, dish out*, do business*, grant, guerdon, indemnify, pay, pay off, pay up, post, recompense, redress, reimburse, repay, requite, shell out*, spring for*, vouchsafe; concept 341 Ant. charge, seize,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 8 remunerate — ► VERB ▪ pay (someone) for services rendered or work done. DERIVATIVES remunerative adjective. ORIGIN Latin remunerari reward, recompense …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 remunerate — v. (formal) (D; tr.) to remunerate for * * * [rɪ mjuːnəreɪt] (formal) (D; tr.) to remunerate for …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 10 remunerate —    Metathesis is the term for transposing sounds or letters, which is what often happens with this word, as here: Mr. Strage said in the witness box that he was to receive fair renumeration for his work (Independent). The urge to associate… …

    Dictionary of troublesome word

  • 11 remunerate — UK [rɪˈmjuːnəreɪt] / US [rɪˈmjunəreɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms remunerate : present tense I/you/we/they remunerate he/she/it remunerates present participle remunerating past tense remunerated past participle remunerated formal to pay or… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 remunerate — /rɪ mju:nəreɪt/ verb to pay someone for doing something ● The company refused to remunerate them for their services …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 13 remunerate — transitive verb ( ated; ating) Etymology: Latin remuneratus, past participle of remunerare to recompense, from re + munerare to give, from muner , munus gift more at mean Date: 1523 1. to pay an equivalent for < their services were generously… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 14 remunerate — remunerable, adj. remunerabilisylty, n. remunerably, adv. remunerator, n. /ri myooh neuh rayt /, v.t., remunerated, remunerating. 1. to pay, recompense, or reward for work, trouble, etc. 2. to yield a recompense for (work, services, etc.). [ …

    Universalium

  • 15 remunerate — verb /ɹɪˈmjuːnəɹeɪt/ To compensate; to pay. See Also: remunerability, remunerable, remunerably, remunerator …

    Wiktionary

  • 16 remunerate — Synonyms and related words: accord, amend, award, compensate, correct, emend, fee, give satisfaction, grant, guerdon, indemnify, make all square, make good, make right, pay, pay by installments, pay on, pay reparations, prepay, put right, put… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 17 remunerate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. pay, reimburse, recompense, requite, reward. See payment. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. compensate, recompense, reward; see pay 1 . See Synonym Study at pay . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. pay,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 18 remunerate — re|mu|ner|ate [ rı mjunəreıt ] verb transitive FORMAL to pay or reward someone for their work …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 remunerate —  Not renum …

    Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • 20 remunerate — [[t]rɪmju͟ːnəreɪt[/t]] remunerates, remunerating, remunerated VERB: usu passive If you are remunerated for work that you do, you are paid for it. [FORMAL] [be V ed] You will be remunerated and so will your staff. [V ed] ...an adequately… …

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