- to buy again; regain by purchase.
- the act of repurchasing.
- of or relating to repurchase: a repurchase contract.
Origin of repurchase
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for repurchase
He will repurchase the Hotel de Sairmeuse, and furnish it magnificently.The Honor of the Name
This was prevented only by repurchase of their stock at very high prices.Railroads: Rates and Regulations
William Z. Ripley
She had always been able to repurchase the friendship of her friends.The Grey Lady
Henry Seton Merriman
He knew now what Fairfax meant by the repurchase of his miserable youth.Fairfax and His Pride
Marie Van Vorst
The landlord is enabled to sell his demesne, and repurchase it at a profit.Irish History and the Irish Question
- to buy back or buy again goods, securities, assets, etc
- an act or instance of repurchasing
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Word Origin and History for repurchase
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper