pay back

Definitions of pay back

v act or give recompense in recognition of someone's behavior or actions

repay, reward
Type of:
act, move
perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

v take vengeance on or get even

fix, get, pay off
make a compensation for
Type of:
get back, get even
take revenge or even out a score

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