reimburse (one) for (something)

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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 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.
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When IMC could no longer afford to pay N's salary, N offered to work without salary, provided IMC would reimburse him for expenses.
Accordingly, the trustee distributes $25,000 to G to reimburse him for this $25,000 liability.
NO REIMBURSEMENT If an employee owns an automobile and his employer does not reimburse him for the business use of his car, requirements that the car ownership is a condition of employment and is for the employer's convenience may prove to be extremely difficult standards to meet.