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synonyms for payback

  • compensation
  • reimbursement
  • accrual
  • accruement
  • gain
  • gate
  • income
  • interest
  • proceeds
  • profit
  • reciprocation
  • recompense
  • reparation
  • repayment
  • reward
  • take
  • yield

antonyms for payback

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  • debt
  • loss
  • penalty
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How to use payback in a sentence

Rivers popped to his feet and went after Johnson, looking for immediate payback.
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I laughed and blamed our son, saying he must’ve hidden them there as payback for having gone skiing without him.
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We will start up new oil fields and we will invest in new oil fields, but only the ones that have the best carbon intensity, only the ones that have the best economics, the shortest paybacks, the highest returns.
BP'S CEO IS TRYING TO CONVINCE THE WORLD HE'S SERIOUS ABOUT GOING GREENVIVIENNE WALTDECEMBER 5, 2021TIME
It’s the method of least disruption, faster payback period, better customer experience and no privacy concerns.
NEW ZEALAND-BASED IMAGR THINKS CAMERA-BASED AI IS THE FUTURE OF SHOPPING TROLLEYSREBECCA BELLANAUGUST 27, 2021TECHCRUNCH
A traumatized nation desperate for security and payback put its faith in an administration primed for war.
THE CRITICS OF WAR IN AFGHANISTAN PROVED PRESCIENTJEREMY VARONAUGUST 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO PAYBACK

  • chasten
  • chastise
  • come back at
  • even the score
  • get back at
  • get even
  • payback
  • punish
  • redress
  • repay
  • requite
  • retribute
  • revenge
  • stick it to
  • take satisfaction
  • take vengeance
  • venge
  • vindicate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.