Synonyms for recoup

Synonyms for (verb) recoup

Synonyms: withhold, deduct, recoup

Definition: retain and refrain from disbursing; of payments

Usage: My employer is withholding taxes

Similar words: hold on, keep

Definition: retain possession of

Usage: Can I keep my old stuffed animals?; She kept her maiden name after she married


Synonyms: recoup, recover, recuperate

Definition: regain or make up for

Usage: recuperate one's losses

Similar words: acquire, get

Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract

Usage: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle; They acquired a new pet; Get your results the next day; Get permission to take a few days off from work


Synonyms: recoup, reimburse

Definition: reimburse or compensate (someone), as for a loss

Similar words: recompense, remunerate, compensate

Definition: make payment to; compensate

Usage: My efforts were not remunerated