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Definition 1: a recompense for worthy acts or retribution for wrongdoing - [noun denoting event]

Samples where payoff or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the wages of sin is death
  • virtue is its own reward

Synonyms for payoff in the sense of this definition

(payoff is a kind of ...) the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual

Definition 2: the final payment of a debt - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for payoff in the sense of this definition

(payoff is a kind of ...) a sum of money paid or a claim discharged

Definition 3: payment made to a person in a position of trust to corrupt his judgment - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for payoff in the sense of this definition

(payoff is a kind of ...) a sum of money paid or a claim discharged

(... is a kind of payoff ) a bribe paid to someone to insure that something is kept secret

(... is a kind of payoff ) a commercial bribe paid by a seller to a purchasing agent in order to induce the agent to enter into the transaction

(... is a kind of payoff ) a bribe given to a disc jockey to induce him to promote a particular record

(... is a kind of payoff ) money offered as a bribe

Definition 4: the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property - [noun denoting possession]

Samples where payoff or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the average return was about 5%

Synonyms for payoff in the sense of this definition

(payoff is a kind of ...) the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time

(... is a kind of payoff ) the return derived from cultivated land in excess of that derived from the poorest land cultivated under similar conditions

(... is a kind of payoff ) financial return or reward (especially returns equal to the initial investment)

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