pay back (1)
Meaning: If you pay someone back, you return money that you borrowed from them in the past.Synonym: repay
- pay sb back Thanks for lending me the money. I'll pay you back when I get paid next week.
- pay back sb Will you pay back your friends first, or will you pay back the bank first?
- pay sth back to sb You promised you'd pay all the money back to me this week. So where is it?
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