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reimburse (one) for (something)

To give one back the money that one has spent on something, typically when one did so at the behest of someone else. You'll have to cover your own expenses on the trip, but just bring back your receipts and we'll reimburse you for them once you're back at the office. Would you mind paying the bill tonight? I can reimburse you for it later!
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reimburse (something) to (one)

To give one back the money that one has spent on something, typically when one did so at the behest of someone else. You'll have to cover your own expenses on the trip, but we'll reimburse them for you once you're back at the office. Would you mind paying the bill tonight? I don't have any cash on me, but I can reimburse it to you later!
See also: reimburse, to
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

reimburse someone for something

to repay someone for making a purchase, such as a business expense. I will reimburse you for whatever it cost you. The treasurer reimbursed himself for his expenses.
See also: for, reimburse

reimburse something to someone

to repay money to someone, such as a business expense. I will reimburse the money to you. Don't worry. The full cost was reimbursed to me.
See also: reimburse, to
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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It delivers an automated means to capture agreements, terms and conditions, receipt and acceptance, and invoices for reimbursable work between potentially all DoD and non-DoD partners.
Enders said: "The primary purpose [of reimbursable launch aid] has been to level the playing field with our big competitor." He went on to accuse Boeing of "hypocrisy" for raising objections to European government support for the A350 XWB, adding that the 787 had been "probably the most highly subsidised commercial airliner ever".
"It is difficult to equate the high use of cost reimbursable contracts with the notion that the government is attempting to use more commercial processes to streamline federal procurement," Grant Thornton commented.
4, 2005, expands the list of reimbursable equipment, and extends the eligible purchase period for reimbursement.
Most schools continue to sell "competitive foods," foods that are not part of federally reimbursable school meals, the General Accountability Office reported in its review of six school districts.
The president of Airbus reportedly asked for an agreement in principle regarding payment of reimbursable advances or the aircraft.
For example, if an employee agrees to contribute $200 per month or $2,400 to the FSA for 2005, she can submit a claim for reimbursable expenses for $2,400 in, say, the beginning of June (when only $1,000 has been contributed so far).
Make the health components of assisted living reimbursable through Medicare.
If your health care professional is hesitant to use e-mail, explain that studies find it saves health practitioners time, can aid in preventive health care and may even be reimbursable by your insurance company.
In a report, the American Medical Association said, "No bright line separates special services from reimbursable medical services," adding that physicians should separate the two types of services when they sign contracts with patients.
It is important to note that over-the-counter items purchased for general health purposes such as vitamins or suntan lotion still are not reimbursable. Companies, such as American Fidelity Assurance Co., are distributing lists with examples of the types of items that now will be reimbursable, items that are still not reimbursable and items that may he reimbursable with a physician's statement (see exhibit below).
In new guidelines, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service state that such reimbursements for non-prescription drugs by an employer health plan are excluded from income, therefore reimbursable from these accounts.
Even though telephone counseling is not a reimbursable service, logs capture the full range and volume of this important activity, and summary statistics are reported to funders.
For example, key performance indicators such as Reimbursables Collected to Target can alert government organizations to the need to better manage their reimbursable funding by collecting and distributing funding appropriately.