verb (used with object), remunerated, remunerating.
to pay, recompense, or reward for work, trouble, etc.
to yield a recompense for (work, services, etc.).
Origin: 1515–25; Related forms
< Latin remūnerātus
(past participle of remūnerāri
to repay, reward), equivalent to re- re-
) to give, be-stow (derivative of mūner-,
stem of mūnus
gift, duty) + -ātus -ate1
preremunerate, verb (used with object), preremunerated, preremunerating.
1. reimburse, requite, compensate.