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They do not cause cancer, unlike coal-powered plants, and though there are certainly emissions associated with their manufacturing process, the typical wind project repays its carbon footprint in six months or less.

Local agencies may repay loans with water and hydropower revenues.

We repaid all of our debt about 18 months ago and are now able to grow the business from the sales that we make.

From Fortune

Slave traders had no trouble pricing a human life, and abolition-era economists repaid slave owners for the losses of their freed slaves.

From Quartz

The state of Ohio on Monday ordered General Motors to repay $28 million in public subsidies for reneging on its promise to keep its sprawling Lordstown plant open.

In March, the company made an arrangement to accelerate the repayment date to 2017 – five years ahead of schedule.

In 2007, the Bush administration pioneered a new approach to student loan debt: income-based repayment.

Saving vs. debt repayment, index funds v. ETFs, and why they don't turn Camp Pendleton over to developers?

Republicans often insist that veterans should stand at the front of the repayment queue.

The program has since been amended to make it more generous, with a lower income cap and longer repayment term.

Why should he have compunction—why think about it, when the hour of repayment was so near at hand?

If the holder has been free from wrong in presenting the check, the bank cannot look to him, but to the drawer for repayment.

He proposed to advance the money requisite for these two payments, and to take repayment from the future remittances of China.

Before he got into the Czar's favor he owed my father a large sum, and then sought how to evade repayment.

The repayment of that advance will yet cost Ireland many a groan.


On this page you'll find 39 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to repayment, such as: compensation, reimbursement, reparation, restitution, restoration, and amends.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.