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Compensate

Com´pen`sate
v. t.1.To make equal return to; to remunerate; to recompense; to give an equivalent to; to requite suitably; as, to compensate a laborer for his work, or a merchant for his losses.
[imp. & p. p. Compensated; p. pr. & vb. n. Compensating.]
2.To be equivalent in value or effect to; to counterbalance; to make up for; to make amends for.
The pleasures of life do not compensate the miseries.
- Prior.
v. i.1.To make amends; to supply an equivalent; - followed by for; as, nothing can compensate for the loss of reputation.
Verb1.compensate - adjust or make up for; "engineers will work to correct the effects or air resistance"
2.compensate - make amends for; pay compensation for; "One can never fully repair the suffering and losses of the Jews in the Third Reich"; "She was compensated for the loss of her arm in the accident"
3.compensate - make up for shortcomings or a feeling of inferiority by exaggerating good qualities; "he is compensating for being a bad father"
4.compensate - make reparations or amends for; "right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust"
Synonyms: redress, right, correct
5.compensate - do or give something to somebody in return; "Does she pay you for the work you are doing?"
Synonyms: make up, pay, pay off
6.compensate - make payment to; compensate; "My efforts were not remunerated"
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