the judge ordered the landlord to pay his former tenants $100,000 each as requital for goods lost or damaged in the apartment fire
the electrician's requital for the used car was in the form of work on the dealer's house
Recent Examples on the WebAnd reminding them that requital of a debt is the purest form of acknowledging that debt.
William F. Buckley Jr., National Review, 26 Nov. 2020
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