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compensate
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Brave New World
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  • Actual happiness always looks pretty squalid in comparison with the over-compensations for misery.
  • The religious sentiment will compensate us for all our losses.

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  • But there aren’t any losses for us to compensate; religious sentiment is superfluous.

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as in: he compensates with extra effort Define
make up for; or adjust for
as in: she is generously compensated Define
to make payment to someone (often in amends for a loss or inconvenience they suffered)
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