nonrefundable

adjective non·re·fund·able \ ˌnän-ri-ˈfən-də-bəl \
Updated on: 26 Apr 2018

Definition of nonrefundable

: not subject to refunding or being refunded
  • a nonrefundable bond
  • a nonrefundable fee

Examples of nonrefundable in a Sentence

  1. The tickets are nonrefundable unless the show is canceled.

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First Known Use of nonrefundable

1963

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NONREFUNDABLE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of nonrefundable for English Language Learners

  • of something you buy : not allowed to be returned in exchange for the money you paid

  • of a payment : not to be returned


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