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She supports mailing rebate checks to taxpayers to stimulate the economy.
  a refund of some fraction of the amount paid
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  • She supports mailing rebate checks to taxpayers to stimulate the economy.
  • For highly desirable consumers, if they agreed to use CircleMoney for all their purchases, and agreed to make their spending habits and preferences accessible to CirclePartners, then the Circle would give them discounts, points and rebates at the end of each month.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • It was such a small discount that most teachers did not bother, but he forced my father to apply for the rebate.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • If you want to do me a favor, don’t offer me rebates.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged

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  • Now we see where our pennies go—rebates, an’ private car lines—hic—by Harry!
    Upton Sinclair  --  The Jungle
  • But doth rebate and blunt his natural edge With profits of the mind, study, and fast.
    William Shakespeare  --  Measure for Measure
  • And Edward allowed his tenants very high rebates.
    Ford Madox Ford  --  The Good Soldier
  • Baby Kochamma was in her room, sitting up in bed, filling in a Listerine discount coupon that offered a two-rupee rebate on their new 500m1 bottle and two-thousand-rupee gift vouchers to the Lucky Winners of their lottery.
    Arundhati Roy  --  The God of Small Things
  • It is perfectly legal under federal law for a fast food chain to take kickbacks (known as "rebates") from its suppliers, to open a new restaurant next door to an existing franchisee, and to evict a franchisee without giving cause or paying any compensation.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • I want to rebate back this week’s pay," Hallorann said.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining

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  • You’re talking about a rebate.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • Anyhow, the proposition was something like this: Properly worked and without rebates to the tenants and keeping up schools and things, the Branshaw estate should have brought in about five thousand a year when Edward had it.
    Ford Madox Ford  --  The Good Soldier
  • In the national capital it had power to prevent inspection of its product, and to falsify government reports; it violated the rebate laws, and when an investigation was threatened it burned its books and sent its criminal agents out of the country.
    Upton Sinclair  --  The Jungle
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Associated words [difficulty]:   rebate [8]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Business, Personal Finance, Law
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