refund (refunds, present participle refunding; past and past participle refunded)
- (transitive) To return (money) to (someone); to reimburse.
- If you find this computer for sale anywhere at a lower price, we'll refund you the difference.
- A governor, that had pillaged the people, was […] sentenced to refund what he had wrongfully taken.
- (transitive, obsolete) To supply again with funds.
- to refund a railroad loan
- (transitive, obsolete, rare) To pour back.
- Were the humours of the eye tinctured with any colour, they would refund that colour upon the object.
- French: rembourser
- German: erstatten, zurückerstatten
- Italian: rimborsare, rifondere, ripagare, restituire
- Portuguese: reembolsar
- Russian: компенси́ровать
- Spanish: reembolsar, devolver
refund (plural refunds)
- An amount of money returned.
- If the camera is faulty, you can return it to the store where you bought it for a full refund.
- French: remboursement
- German: Erstattung, Rückerstattung, Rückzahlung
- Italian: rimborso
- Portuguese: reembolso
- Russian: компенса́ция
- Spanish: reembolso