- the act of remunerating
- pay; recompense
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- the act of remunerating.
- something that remunerates;
pay:He received little remuneration for his services.
- Latin remūnerātiōn- (stem of remūnerātiō), equivalent. to remūnerāt(us) (see remunerate) + -iōn- -ion
- earlier remuneracion 1470–80
- to pay, pay back, or reward for work, trouble, etc.:Naturally we will remunerate you for your work on the project.
- to pay for in money or the equivalent:Naturally your writing and research will be remunerated.
re•mu•ner•a•tive /rɪˈmyunərətɪv, -nəˌreɪtɪv/USA pronunciation adj.
- to pay, recompense, or reward for work, trouble, etc.
- to yield a recompense for (work, services, etc.).
- Latin remūnerātus (past participle of remūnerāri to repay, reward), equivalent. to re- re- + mūner(āre) to give, be-stow (derivative of mūner-, stem of mūnus gift, duty) + -ātus -ate1
- 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged reimburse, requite, compensate.