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  • how I'll compensate him for it all with my love!'  (not reviewed by editor)

  • As a kind of compensation I am allowed to tell the truth, for it is a well-known fact that only stupid people tell 'the truth.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • If she accepted this money it was not to be considered as indemnification for her misfortune as a young girl, which had not been in any degree her own fault, but merely as compensation for her ruined life.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: he compensates with extra effort
as in: she is generously compensated
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