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repay someone by something

to recompense someone by doing something; to settle a debt with someone by doing something. I will repay you by cutting your lawn free for a year. How's that? Can I repay you by taking you to dinner?
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repay someone for something

to remunerate someone for doing something. I refused to repay him for his excessive expenses. She was repaid for her kindness many times over.
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repay someone with something

to remunerate someone with something. The farmer's wife repaid the plumbers with fresh eggs and cream. We were repaid with fresh eggs from the farm.
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AE) (NYSE: INGA), has said that it is planning to repay some state aid by the end of this year.
If creditors threaten to seize key assets, a business can file a Chapter 11 petition to stop them and buy time; after filing a petition, the business has 120 days to prepare a reorganization plan, which typically requires it to repay part of its debt and discharges the remainder.
Basically, we have to identify what funds we can use to repay the loan," Markey said.
The cash flows demonstrate each district's ability to fully repay the loan, with four of the five largest district borrowers anticipated to be fully repaid at least one month ahead of the June 26, 2007 due date.
Global Banking News-June 24, 2011--Erste might not be able to repay state funds in time(C)2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
The Supreme Court articulated this principle in Centennial Savings Bank FSB, 499 US 573 (1991) and held that the imposition of early withdrawal penalties on certificates of deposits (CDs) was not the discharge of the bank's obligation to repay.
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, in Zimmerman, said proving a debt is bona fide requires taxpayers to show the obligation to repay is not contingent and is made with a reasonable expectation, belief and intention to repay.
The company said that it was able to repay the loan on the maturity date
X contributed to repay the loan in 1993, 1994 and 1995.
The survey showed that enlisted personnel use short-term credit products, such as payday loans, infrequently to smooth out short-term cash needs and are likely to repay them far more quickly than their civilian counterparts.
Global Banking News-23 September 2009-BNP Paribas looking to repay state funds early(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.
1341(a) provides income tax relief for taxpayers required to repay an amount previously included in income under a claim of right.
NASDAQ: CKEC) ("Carmike") announced today that it will repay all of the $150 million in aggregate principal amount of its 7.
Citigroup, Inc (NYSE: C) said that it has not set any timetable to repay TARP funds.
A distribution of a plan loan offset amount occurs when, under the terms governing a plan loan, the accrued benefit of the participant or beneficiary is reduced (offset) to repay the loan (including the enforcement of the plan's security interest in the accrued benefit).