Synonyms of 'make up for something'
▷ See make
1 compensate for, redress, make amends forThe compensation is intended to make up for stress caused.
2 offsetDictionary, balance out, compensate forHis skill makes up for his lack of speed
The increase in pay costs was more than offset by higher productivity.
Work is the way people seek to redeem their sins.
antibodies that neutralize the toxic effects of soluble antigens
Add honey to counterbalance the acidity of the sauce.
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Thesaurus for make up for something from the Collins English Thesaurus