Refund

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Definition

to refund: to reimburse, to repay, to give back
verb
If the product does not satisfy you, simply bring it back and we'll refund your money.

Note that to reimburse is used less than to refund.

a refund: a reimbursement, money returned
noun
I wasn't able to get a refund on my ticket, I'm furious.

Examples

  • "Refunds will not be offered for"
  • "I'm rather shaken up by what happened to my mother, and the last thing I needed was to be shouted at because I wanted a refund on a ski trip."
  • "I'd love to give you a refund, but you need a receipt for that."
  • "If you downgrade, we'll refund your credit card for $2500 - the difference between economy and business airfare."
  • "I've decided not to press charges for verbal assault: a refund for the holiday will suffice."
  • "You need the refunds department, not the customer support department."
  • "Now, can I get a refund?"
  • "While I have your attention, I'd like to take this opportunity to ask you for a refund (my booking reference number is attached)."
  • "I'll take the refund."
  • "Owner : I can't give you a refund, but I can replace him with another animal."

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