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refund

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verb re·fund \ri-ˈfənd, ˈrē-ˌ\

Definition of refund

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to give or put back

  3. 2 :  to return (money) in restitution, repayment, or balancing of accounts

re·fund·abil·i·ty play \ri-ˌfən-də-ˈbi-lə-tē, (ˌ)rē-\ noun
re·fund·able play \-ˈfən-də-bəl\ adjective


Origin of refund

Middle English refounden, from Anglo-French & Latin; Anglo-French refunder, from Latin refundere, literally, to pour back, from re- + fundere to pour — more at found


First Known Use: 15th century


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refund

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noun re·fund \ˈrē-ˌfənd\

Simple Definition of refund

  • : an amount of money that is given back to someone who has returned a product, paid too much, etc.

Full Definition of refund

  1. 1 :  the act of refunding

  2. 2 :  a sum refunded

Examples of refund

  1. No refunds or exchanges are allowed.



1866

First Known Use of refund

1866


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refund

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verb re·fund \(ˌ)rē-ˈfənd\

Definition of refund

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to fund again



Origin of refund

re- + 2fund


First Known Use: circa 1860




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