refund

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Refund \Re*fund"\ (r?*f?nd"), verb (used with an object) [L. refundere; pref. re- re- + fundere to pour: cf. F. refondre, refonder. See {Fuse} to melt, and cf. {Refound} to cast again, 1st {Refuse}.]

1. To pour back. [R. & Obs.]

Were the humors of the eye tinctured with any color, they would refund that color upon the object. --Ray.

2. To give back; to repay; to restore.

A governor, that had pillaged the people, was . . . sentenced to refund what he had wrongfully taken. --L'Estrange.

3. To supply again with funds; to reimburse. [Obs.]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Refund \Re*fund"\ (r?*f?nd"), verb (used with an object) [Pref. re- + fund.] To fund again or anew; to replace (a fund or loan) by a new fund; as, to refund a railroad loan.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

refund

noun

1: money returned to a payer

2: the act of returning money received previously [syn: {refund}, {repayment}]

verb

1: pay back; "Please refund me my money" [syn: {refund}, {return}, {repay}, {give back}]


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