Meaning: to repay some money or a loan or a favor to someone


If you lend me the money, I’ll pay you back by Friday.

He did me a big favor last week, now I need to pay him back.


About Matt Krause

Matt began his professional life as an import buyer, and since 2006 has been teaching companies how to connect with their investors and clients better. His clients work in Istanbul, London, and Madrid for companies like Allianz, 3M, P&G, Citibank, and Reckitt Benckiser. He also walked across Turkey and wrote a book about it.