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compensate
used in
Atlas Shrugged
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compensate
Used in
Atlas Shrugged
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  • For once and in compensation, I will see you acting on mine.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The law said 'reasonable compensation.'  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Nature always balances her gifts and offers compensations-don't you think so?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The event of this morning is a regrettable development, but I have full confidence-based on my knowledge of the inner processes shaping our foreign policy in Washington-that our government will negotiate an equitable settlement with the government of the People's State of Mexico, and that we will receive full and just compensation for our property.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • To compensate the railroads of the country for the extra costs involved and "to cushion the process of readjustment," a moratorium on payments of interest and principal on all railroad bonds-secured and unsecured, convertible and non-convertible-was declared for a period of five years.  (not reviewed by editor)

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