Synonyms of 'compensate'
to make amends to (someone), esp. for loss or injuryTo ease financial difficulties, farmers could be compensated for their loss of subsidies.
If they succeed in court, they will be fully recompensed for their loss.
It will take 30 years to repay the loan.
She will refund you the purchase price.
I'll be happy to reimburse you for any expenses.
They don't have the money to indemnify everybody.
make restitution, ,
remunerate (formal), ,
You will be remunerated for your trouble
to serve as compensation for (injury or loss)She compensated for her burst of anger by doing even more for the children.
to cancel out the effects of (something)The rewards more than compensated for the inconveniences involved in making the trip.
Balance spicy dishes with mild ones.
The increase in pay costs was more than offset by higher productivity.
to redress the economic imbalance
pills to counteract high blood pressure
antibodies that neutralize the toxic effects of soluble antigens
Add honey to counterbalance the acidity of the sauce.
What you lose on the swings you gain on the roundabouts
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in the sense of counteract
to act against or neutralizepills to counteract high blood pressure
in the sense of counterbalance
to act as a counterbalance toAdd honey to counterbalance the acidity of the sauce.
make up for,
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