noun. finding a way to take money back from people that they were given in another way.
- stay in place
- back (English)
- bak (Middle English (1100-1500))
- claw (English)
- clawe (Middle English (1100-1500))
Sentences with clawback
1. Noun, singular or mass
A clawback provision might require that an executive pay back money if he leaves the company to work for a competitor, discloses certain information or disparages the company.