recoup has definitions from the field of business
1
[ verb ] (business) reimburse or compensate (someone), as for a loss

Synonyms

reimburse

Used in print

(Grants-in-Aid and Other Financial Assistance...)

The funds recouped by reductions in item 12 above are used : first , to increase the unadjusted allotments to the specified minimum in those States where the unadjusted allotment is less than the minimum allotment ( item 13 above ) ; and second , to increase uniformly the allotments to those States whose allotments are below their maximums , with adjustments to prevent the allotment of any State from thereby exceeding its maximum .

Related terms

compensate reimbursement

2
[ verb ] regain or make up for

Synonyms

recuperate recover

Examples

"recuperate one's losses"

Related terms

get make_up

3
[ verb ] retain and refrain from disbursing; of payments

Synonyms

deduct withhold

Examples

"My employer is withholding taxes"

Related terms

keep dock withholder

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