1. [ noun ] (business) the income arising from land or other property
Synonyms: proceeds takings return yield take issue

"the average return was about 5%"

Related terms: income economic_rent payback render
2. [ noun ] (accounting,business) payment made to a person in a position of trust to corrupt his judgment
Synonyms: bribe
Related terms: payment soap hush_money payola kickback bribe
3. [ noun ] (business) the final payment of a debt
Synonyms: final_payment
Related terms: payment
4. [ noun ] a recompense for worthy acts or retribution for wrongdoing
Synonyms: reward wages

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

Related terms: consequence honor
Similar spelling:   pay_off