Antonyms for repay

excuse, forgive, pardon, neglect, acquit, owe, overlook, pass over, absolve, forget, slight.

Quotes of repay

  1. When we were together, I loved you deeply and you gave me so much happiness I can never repay you. – Arthur Ashe
  2. There's another way we are getting behind business- by sorting out the banks. Taxpayers bailed you out. Now it's time for you to repay the favour and start lending to Britain's small businesses. – David Cameron
  3. We can never fully repay the debt of our proud nation to those who have laid down their lives for our country. The best we can do is honor their memory, ensure that their sacrifice is not in vain, and help provide for their families. – Susan Collins
  4. Men who borrow their opinions can never repay their debts. – Edward F. Halifax
  5. I think I owe thanks to the people who have listened to me over the years, who tuned in on the radio. They have given me a warmth and loyalty that I've never been able to repay The way they have reached out to me has certainly been the highlight of my life. – Ernie Harwell
  6. The men and women on the front lines of the war on terror continue to risk their lives to save ours- and for that we owe them a debt that we can never truly repay Thanks to their efforts we have made tremendous progress. Yet, the job is not done. – Doc Hastings
  7. We owe our World War II veterans- and all our veterans- a debt we can never fully repay – Doc Hastings
  8. To read a book, to think it over, and to write out notes is a useful exercise; a book which will not repay some hard thought is not worth publishing. – Maria Mitchell
  9. Could you let me have the 3 weeks due to me now and if I work again before August I must of course repay you at the rate of exchange you let me have it at now if you kindly will. – Basil Rathbone
  10. I try to help developing junior chess. When I lived in USSR, I got a lot of free help from very good coaches- now I am trying to repay that debt. – Boris Spassky
  11. You can't live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you. – John Wooden

Usage examples for repay

  1. His countenance became agitated, and dropping on his knee beside her; " Gracious lady;" cried he, " mine is the right of gratitude; but it is dear land precious to me; a debt that my life will not be able to repay – The Scottish Chiefs by Jane Porter
  2. I feel so I can't ever repay you. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  3. All the more reason then why Johnny should repay his debt. – The Thunder Bird by B. M. Bower
  4. You have the right to do so, since I owe more to you than to my own father, and I will prove my desire to repay your kindness by my deeds. – The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti by John Addington Symonds
  5. You have no faith in them, and they repay you for your suspicion. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  6. What you have already done is more than I can ever repay – The Living Link by James De Mille
  7. How horrible that I must so repay good with evil! – Recalled to Life by Grant Allen
  8. But she continued: " I shall regard it as a debt I can never repay – The Crisis, Volume 7 by Winston Churchill
  9. 152, and then open out the compasses to the distance between the two extreme marks, and proceed as before to find the centre K, but as a rule, the time saved will scarcely repay the trouble; and all that can be done to save time in such cases is, if the holes come reasonably close together, to mark off, after the compasses are adjusted, three or four spaces, as shown in Fig. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  10. He was a present to me, and I think that I deserved it, for in this way a father sought to repay me for his daughter's life. – The Country Doctor by Honore de Balzac
  11. You can repay me when you choose, and if you never do, why, it's all right- it's Nell's present to you. – Marion's Faith. by Charles King
  12. As soon as the oven saw her, it said: " You beautiful, industrious girl, line me with stones and clean me, I will repay you some day!" – Roumanian Fairy Tales by Various Compiler: Mite Kremnitz
  13. Never mind; it is better to have too much than too little; it will be just as easy to repay – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  14. You might take that help from a stranger, and repay it later on. – Then Marched the Brave by Harriet T. Comstock
  15. How he had never forgotten the little Pip who had tried to aid him, and how he had sworn that he would repay him many times over. – Tales from Dickens by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
  16. Men lend to others when they can trust them to repay – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  17. And how was I to repay them? – Richard Carvel, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  18. For I have gone to rest, as the Lord willed, but do thou not cease to minister in this place and the Lord will repay thee in heaven." – A Short History of Monks and Monasteries by Alfred Wesley Wishart
  19. I went to Webo for you in order to repay your kindness. – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  20. Thus is it meet to repay insult in kind. – Prometheus Bound and Seven Against Thebes by Aeschylus

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