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payoff/ˈpeɪˌɑːf/noun
pluralpayoffs
payoff
/ˈpeɪˌɑːf/
noun
pluralpayoffs
Learner's definition of PAYOFF  
: a good result : the advantage or benefit that is gained from doing something
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[count]  : something valuable (such as money) that you give to someone for doing something and especially for doing something illegal or dishonest : bribe
[count]British  : money that a company gives to a worker who is being forced to leave a job
— see also pay off at 1pay
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