buyback vs redemption what difference

what is difference between buyback and redemption

English

Etymology

buy +‎ back

Noun

buyback (plural buybacks)

  1. The repurchase of something previously sold, especially of stock by the company that issued it.
  2. A government purchase scheme intended to achieve a specific goal such as habitat protection or a reduction in firearm numbers.
  3. A free drink given to a patron by a bartender.

Translations



English

Etymology

From Middle English redempcioun, from Old French redemption, from Latin redemptio. Doublet of ransom.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɹɪˈdɛmpʃən/

Noun

redemption (countable and uncountable, plural redemptions)

  1. The act of redeeming or something redeemed.
  2. The recovery, for a fee, of a pawned article.
  3. Salvation from sin.
    • 2011, Drama of Redemption, Lulu.com (→ISBN), page 9:
      Before creating the world, God knew both the need for and the means of the redemption He would provide through Jesus Christ.
  4. Rescue upon payment of a ransom.

Derived terms

Translations

Anagrams

  • nemopterid

Middle English

Noun

redemption

  1. Alternative form of redempcioun

Old French

Alternative forms

  • redempcion
  • redempciun, redemptiun (Anglo-Norman)

Etymology

Borrowed from Ecclesiastical Latin redemptio. Doublet of raençon.

Noun

redemption f (oblique plural redemptions, nominative singular redemption, nominative plural redemptions)

  1. redemption; salvation from sin

Descendants

  • Middle English: redempcioun, redempcion, redemption, redempcyoune, redempcyoun, redemcioun
    • English: redemption
    • Scots: redemption
  • French: rédemption

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