[verb ri-fuhnd, ree-fuhnd; noun ree-fuhnd] /verb rɪˈfʌnd, ˈri fʌnd; noun ˈri fʌnd/
verb (used with object)
to give back or restore (especially money); repay.
to make repayment to; reimburse.
verb (used without object)
to make repayment.
an act or instance of refunding.
an amount refunded.
verb (transitive) (rɪˈfʌnd)
to give back (money), as when an article purchased is unsatisfactory
to reimburse (a person)
return of money to a purchaser or the amount so returned
“to give back, restore,” early 15c. (earlier “to pour back,” late 14c.), from Old French refunder “restore” and directly from Latin refundere “give back, restore, return,” literally “pour back, flow back,” from re- “back” (see re-) + fundere “to pour” (see found (v.2)). Specifically of money from 1550s. Related: Refunded; refunding.
“a return of money paid,” 1782, from refund (v.).
[non-ree-juh nt] /nɒnˈri dʒənt/ noun 1. (at English universities) a Master of Arts whose regency has terminated.
[ri-gres-iv] /rɪˈgrɛs ɪv/ adjective 1. or tending to ; retrogressive. 2. Biology. of, relating to, or effecting . 3. (of tax) decreasing proportionately with an increase in the tax base. 4. Logic. obtained from or characterized by backward reasoning. /rɪˈɡrɛsɪv/ adjective 1. regressing or tending to regress 2. (of a tax or tax system) levied […]
[reg-yuh-ley-shuh n] /ˌrɛg yəˈleɪ ʃən/ noun 1. a law, rule, or other order prescribed by authority, especially to conduct. 2. the act of or the state of being . 3. Machinery. the percentage difference in some quantity related to the operation of an apparatus or machine, as the voltage output of a transformer or the […]
[reg-yuh-leyt] /ˈrɛg yəˌleɪt/ verb (used with object), regulated, regulating. 1. to control or direct by a rule, principle, method, etc.: to regulate household expenses. 2. to adjust to some standard or requirement, as amount, degree, etc.: to regulate the temperature. 3. to adjust so as to ensure accuracy of operation: to regulate a watch. 4. […]