Definitions For Recoup


  • Retain and refrain from disbursing; of payments
  • Regain or make up for
  • Reimburse or compensate (someone), as for a loss
  • To get back (money that has been spent, invested, lost, etc.)

Is Recoup a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Recoup is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Recoup in a Sentence

  • It will be hard for us to recoup the loss.
  • Movie studios can turn to video sales to recoup the costs of a movie that does poorly at the box office.
  • She recouped only a portion of her investment.

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