Recompence or recompense

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Recompense

Recompense

Verb

Definition:

Make amends to (someone) for loss or harm suffered; compensate

Examples:

  1. Offenders should recompense their victims
  2. He was recompensed for the wasted time

Synonyms:

  • Compensate
  • Indemnify
  • Repay
  • Reimburse

Recompense

Noun

Definition:

Compensation or reward given for loss or harm suffered or effort made

Examples:

  1. Adequate recompense for workers who lose their jobs
  2. Substantial damages were paid in recompense

Synonyms:

  • Compensation
  • Reparation
  • Restitution
  • Indemnification

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