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How to use payoff in a sentence
That could triple the financial payoff for shareholders, including Burry, whose investment firm owned 2 million shares.The GameStop stock craze is about a populist uprising against Wall Street. But it’s more complicated than that. | David J. Lynch | February 1, 2021 | Washington Post
With that profile as backdrop, the few advertisers already on the app are now hoping the work they’re doing now leads to a big payoff down the line.‘Not a place for takeovers’: Pepsi amps up Triller marketing plans | Seb Joseph | January 12, 2021 | Digiday
The companies asking for body photographs and videos think the payoff is worth the exposure.For Amazon’s $25 custom T-shirt, your body is a wonderland (of data) | Heather Kelly | January 5, 2021 | Washington Post
Now, however, opting into one of those services provides random companies with a lot more information than they need about you for almost no payoff.
These areas of open ocean beyond the territorial jurisdiction of any nation are generally considered high-effort, low-payoff fishing grounds, yet fishers continue to work in them anyway.AI and satellite data find thousands of fishing boats that could be using forced labor | Gavin McDonald | December 21, 2020 | Quartz
Critics accused Foster of giving Duke a payoff to stay out of the race; that was never proven.
If we enter with science and respect, the payoff will last generations.
They liked the way [the alternate ending] made the audience feel rather than just having a big payoff.Scott Haze on Playing a Necrophiliac in ‘Child of God’ and Naked Paintballing with James Franco | Melissa Leon | August 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The risk of being wrong was small, but the potential payoff for being right was amazingly high.
He wants “more than a handout, a payoff, hush money, or a reluctant bribe.”America Is Coming to Terms with Its Racial Past—Let’s Look Ahead Instead | John McWhorter | May 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
De Quille had not missed the opportunity of his comrade's absence to payoff some old scores.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete | Albert Bigelow Paine
A cosmic pitch like this could bring a galactic payoff, whatever it might be.At the Post | Horace Leonard Gold
"Now it's all over but the payoff," thought Jerry, waiting for Mr. Bartlett to make out the grocery slip.Jerry's Charge Account | Hazel Hutchins Wilson
And frequently no one suspects the direction the payoff finally takes.The Practical Values of Space Exploration | Committee on Science and Astronautics
It puts a premium not on salesmanship, but on what it needs most—intellectual production, the research payoff.The Practical Values of Space Exploration | Committee on Science and Astronautics
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