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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However, I did start to feel that I was operating in a different world when in a Q&A session following the description of yet another optometric advancement I asked the speaker if he knew the level that the NHS reimbursed us for an examination.
France never reimbursed us for the loss of American lives on its soil, though.
help us pay for the formula as long as Haley needs it; the company has even reimbursed us for the formula we purchased over the last four years.