Definisi 'compensate'
English to English
verb
1 adjust for
Example:
• engineers will work to correct the effects or air resistance
source: wordnet30
2 make amends for; pay compensation for
Example:
• 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
source: wordnet30
3 make up for shortcomings or a feeling of inferiority by exaggerating good qualities
Example:
• he is compensating for being a bad father
source: wordnet30
4 make reparations or amends for
Example:
• right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust
source: wordnet30
5 do or give something to somebody in return
Example:
• Does she pay you for the work you are doing?
source: wordnet30
6 make payment to; compensate
Example:
• My efforts were not remunerated
source: wordnet30
7 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.
source: webster1913
8 To make amends; to supply an equivalent; -- followed by for; as, nothing can compensate for the loss of reputation.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
wrong, fix, get, pay back, pay off, correct, compensation, recompense, remuneration, payer, remunerator, redress, pay, settle, alter, change, balance, recoup, reimburse, give, over-correct, carry, cover, insure, underwrite,

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