refund


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 receive a full refund if you cancel the holiday.

refund on:

a refund on your rail ticket


II UK [rɪˈfʌnd] / US / US [ˈrɪˌfʌnd] verb [transitive]
Word forms "refund":
present tense I/you/we/they refund he/she/it refunds present participle refunding past tense refunded past participle refunded
to give someone their money again, especially because they have paid too much for something or have decided they do not want it

We will refund your money in full if you are not completely satisfied.


English dictionary. 2014.

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  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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

  • 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

  • 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

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

  • 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

  • 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


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