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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pay off
 還清;報復,回報,懲罰

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 pay off
      v 1: yield a profit or result; "His efforts finally paid off"
      2: eliminate by paying off (debts) [syn: liquidate]
      3: pay off (loans or promissory notes) [syn: redeem]
      4: do or give something to somebody in return; "Does she pay
         you for the work you are doing?" [syn: pay, make up, compensate]
      5: pay someone with influence in order to receive a favor [syn:
          buy off]
      6: take vengeance on or get even; "We'll get them!"; "That'll
         fix him good!"; "This time I got him" [syn: pay back, get,
          fix]