Synonyms of pay-off in English:

pay-off


See definition of pay-off

noun

1‘the lure of enormous pay-offs in hard currency could prove irresistible’

SYNONYMS

payment, payout, reward, recompense, consideration

bribe, inducement, enticement, incentive

North American payola

kickback, sweetener, carrot, backhander, hush money, slush fund, cut, graft

British bung, dropsy

North American plugola, schmear

Australian sling

rare douceur, drop

2‘sales are forecast to produce a pay-off of £160,000’

SYNONYMS

return, return on investment, yield, payback, reward, profit, gain, income, revenue, interest, dividend, percentage

3‘the murderer is finally unmasked in a dramatic pay-off’

SYNONYMS

outcome, denouement, culmination, conclusion, development, result, consequence, out-turn, end result, upshot, aftermath

archaic success