defrayal

Definitions of defrayal
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n the act of paying money

Synonyms:
defrayment, payment
Antonyms:
evasion, nonpayment
the deliberate act of failing to pay money
Types:
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amortisation, amortization
payment of an obligation in a series of installments or transfers
fee splitting
payment (usually by doctors or lawyers) of part of the fee in return for the referral
overpayment
the act of paying too much
prepayment
payment in advance
ransom
payment for the release of someone
refund, repayment
the act of returning money received previously
remuneration
the act of paying for goods or services or to recompense for losses
rendering
giving in acknowledgment of obligation
disbursal, disbursement, outlay, spending
the act of spending or disbursing money
tribute
payment by one nation for protection by another
underpayment
the act of paying less than required
expending, expenditure
the act of spending money for goods or services
compensatory spending, deficit spending, pump priming
spending money raised by borrowing; used by governments to stimulate their economy
Type of:
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism
transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)

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