Definition of 'reparation'
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It said Germany must accept full responsibility for the war and so pay reparations for the damage done by her armies.The Sun (2014)
A serious crisis of credit began with irresponsible lending from banks that then had to demand balance sheet reparations from the taxpayer.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
A new system of restorative justice scheme will encourage young offenders to come face to face with their victims and make reparations to them.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
They approved of a policy of dealing sternly with Germany; exacting reparations rather than paying taxes.The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He was the first to argue that the reparations demanded of Germany would be counterproductive to the regeneration of Europe.Sources of the West: Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1715 (1995)
The company has opened an English website to explain its wartime actions and it plans to make reparations to survivors' families.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Definition of reparation from the Collins English Dictionary