[ ri-myoo-nuh-reyt ]
/ rɪˈmyu nəˌreɪt /
verb (used with object), re·mu·ner·at·ed, re·mu·ner·at·ing.
to pay, recompense, or reward for work, trouble, etc.
to yield a recompense for (work, services, etc.).
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Origin of remunerate
OTHER WORDS FROM remunerate
re·mu·ner·a·ble, adjectivere·mu·ner·a·bil·i·ty, nounre·mu·ner·a·bly, adverbre·mu·ner·a·tor, noun
pre·re·mu·ner·ate, verb (used with object), pre·re·mu·ner·at·ed, pre·re·mu·ner·at·ing.un·re·mu·ner·at·ed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH remunerateremunerate renumerate
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British Dictionary definitions for remunerable
/ (rɪˈmjuːnəˌreɪt) /
(tr) to reward or pay for work, service, etc
Derived forms of remunerateremunerability, nounremunerable, adjectiveremunerator, noun
Word Origin for remunerate
C16: from Latin remūnerārī to reward, from re- + mūnerāre to give, from mūnus a gift; see munificent
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