remunerator


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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.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.remunerator - a person who pays money for somethingremunerator - a person who pays money for something
money dealer, money handler - a person who receives or invests or pays out money
drawee - the person (or bank) who is expected to pay a check or draft when it is presented for payment
paymaster - a person in charge of paying wages
taxpayer - someone who pays taxes
renter, tenant - someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else; "the landlord can evict a tenant who doesn't pay the rent"
tither - someone who pays tithes
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