Example sentences for: payback

How can you use “payback” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Police have no leads, but everyone suspects the shooting is a payback for last year's drive-by assassination of rival rapper Tupac Shakur.

  • Chechnya is payback for Afghanistan, for the first humiliating Chechen war of 1994-96, and for NATO's bombing of Serbia.

  • The company ordinarily requires an 18-month payback on capital investments (i.e.

  • Gibson's pretty good in Payback , too.

  • The defeat was "payback" (Liasson, Limbaugh, and Mark Shields on Capital Gang ) by Old Democrats for New Democrat Clinton's sins of triangulation (the balanced budget, welfare reform, the tax cuts).

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