Predicate: repay

Roleset id: repay.01 , pay back, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

repay.01: REPAY-V NOTES: Comparison with 'pay'. Member of Vncls pay-68, judgement-33. Updated by Julia, 10/2010. (from repay.01-v)

Aliases:

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repay (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: payer or buyer (vnrole: 68-1-Agent, 33-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing bought or paid for (vnrole: 68-1-Theme)
        Arg2-PPT: seller or person being paid (vnrole: 33-Theme)
        Arg3-VSP: price paid (vnrole: 68-1-Asset)

Example: transitive--note the arg3!

        In all, [the company]-1 hopes *trace*-1 to repay $45 million in debt through the sales, which will completely discharge its secured debt, the company said.

        Arg0: *trace*-1
        Rel: repay
        Arg3: $ 45 million in debt
        Argm-mnr: through the sales, which will completely discharge its secured debt

Example: args 1 2 3

        The merger agreement says [the buy-out group]-1 is entitled [*trace-1*]-2 to be repaid *trace-2* $26.7 million in fees for its investment bankers, Lazard Freres & Co. and Salomon Brothers Inc., and its law firm, Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison.

        Rel: repaid
        Arg2: *trace-2*
        Arg3: $ 26.7 million in fees
        Arg1: for its investment bankers, Lazard Freres& Co. and Salomon Brothers Inc., and its law firm, Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison

Example: price as subject

        The buy-out group is also entitled to $16 million [0]-1 *trace*-1 to repay a fund created by the pilots union for an employee stock ownership plan.

        Arg3: *trace*-1 (= [0])
        Argm-slc: [0] -> $16 million
        Rel: repay
        Arg2: a fund created by the pilots union for an employee stock ownership plan

Example: pay back

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: participle

        Mary repaid John with a slap in the face for his impertinence.

        Arg0: Mary
        Rel: repaid
        Arg2: John
        Arg3: with a slap in the face
        Arg1: for his impertinence