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tr.v. pre·paid, pre·pay·ing, pre·pays
To pay or pay for beforehand.

pre·pay′ment n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prepayment - payment in advance
defrayal, defrayment, payment - the act of paying money
دَفْع الأجْرَة مقدَّما
platba předem
elõre fizetés
platba vopred
önceden/peşin ödeme


[ˈpriːˈpeɪmənt] Npago m por adelantado, pago m anticipado



(priːˈpei) past tense, past participle ˌpreˈpaid verb
to pay in advance.
ˌpreˈpayment noun
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Yet households that use prepayment meters, who would benefit the most because they're paying the most, are excluded.
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A prepayment made as an "advance payment of tax," however, will be returned only if the taxpayer follows the Service's procedures for claiming a refund.
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In a victory achieved thanks to work of the community group ACORN, Ocwen Loan Servicing agreed in December to stop charging prepayment penalties to hurricane survivors.
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