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re·mu·ner·ate

 (rĭ-myo͞o′nə-rāt′)
tr.v. re·mu·ner·at·ed, re·mu·ner·at·ing, re·mu·ner·ates
1. To pay (a person) a suitable equivalent in return for goods provided, services rendered, or losses incurred; recompense.
2. To compensate for; make payment for: remunerated his efforts.

[Latin remūnerārī, remūnerāt- : re-, re- + mūnerārī, to give (from mūnus, mūner-, gift; see mei- in Indo-European roots).]

re·mu′ner·a·bil′i·ty (-nər-ə-bĭl′ĭ-tē) n.
re·mu′ner·a·ble adj.
re·mu′ner·a′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.remunerated - receiving or eligible for compensation; "salaried workers"; "a stipendiary magistrate"
paid - marked by the reception of pay; "paid work"; "a paid official"; "a paid announcement"; "a paid check"
References in classic literature ?
We have agreed that I am to be remunerated for my course of dramatic instruction out of your future earnings on the stage.
But against all this it may be urged that it is easier to reward two thousand soldiers, for the former may be remunerated by giving them places, which must perforce be conferred upon men of their calling, while the latter can only be recompensed out of the very property of the master they serve; but this impossibility only strengthens my argument.
It happened, one evening when Adrienne was receiving her wages from the milliner, that the poor girl overheard a discourse that proved she was not paid at the rate at which others were remunerated.
My cousin doesn't give me a sou of the money; but I make bold, nevertheless, to say that my trouble is remunerated.
I don't want to pay too large a price for my friend, but I want you to have your proper percentage and be remunerated for your loss of time.
On this, the generous girl, although not yet knowing the value of the object of the robbery, which was to be so well remunerated, had directed the tempter to the executioner, as the heir of the prisoner.
But to expect a man whom the State remunerated with twelve thousand francs a year to devote himself to his country was a profitable contract for both sides, fit to allure all capacities.
in his address at Harvard Commencement: "We all know that, as things actually are, many of the most influential and most highly remunerated members of the Bar in every centre of wealth, make it their special task to work out bold and ingenious schemes by which their wealthy clients, individual or corporate, can evade the laws which were made to regulate, in the interests of the public, the uses of great wealth.
Make sure women are remunerated by setting them up as co-owners, improving productivity, and providing training in core business skills.
The simple fact is that criminal legal aid lawyers are remunerated less than teachers, nurses and police officers.
Surely the first step is for academics in African universities to work for a token fee in their universities, to show their patriotism and accept the honour of representing their university as payment; then consultant doctors in African hospitals should work for the same token payment, and accept being remunerated by their work adding prestige to the hospital.
Currently the Non-Executive Directors are not remunerated.