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[pey-bak] /ˈpeɪˌbæk/ noun 1. the period of time required to recoup a capital investment. 2. the return on an investment: a payback of 15 percent tax-free. 3. the act or fact of paying back; repayment. 4. something done in retaliation: a really vicious payback for years of being snubbed. n. also pay-back, 1946, “net return […]
- Payback time
noun a time for revenge or retaliation; an occasion for repayment in kind for a deed Examples He left his wife and child. Now it’s payback time. Usage Note informal
- Pay bed
noun 1. an informal name for amenity bed, private pay bed
[pey-boks] /ˈpeɪˌbɒks/ noun, British. 1. (def 1).