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That which compensates for an injury

He offered money as recompense for the damage, but what the injured party wanted as recompense was an apology.

To give compensation for an injury

The judge ordered the defendant to recompense the plaintiff by paying $100.

To reward or repay (someone) for something done, given etc

She in regard thereof him recompenst / With golden words, and goodly countenance, / And such fond fauours sparingly dispenst .

{n} a compensation, an equivalent
{v} to repay, pay, requite, redeem
An equivalent returned for anything done, suffered, or given; compensation; requital; suitable return
To render an equivalent to, for service, loss, etc
{i} repayment, reimbursement; compensation, restitution
To give recompense; to make amends or requital
{f} make restitution, compensate; repay, reimburse
the act of compensating for service or loss or injury
If you recompense someone for their efforts or their loss, you give them something, usually money, as a payment or reward. The fees offered by the NHS do not recompense dental surgeons for their professional time. to give someone a payment for trouble or losses that you have caused them, or a reward for their efforts to help you = compensate recompense sb for sth (récompenser, from compensare; COMPENSATE). something that you give to someone for trouble or losses that you have caused them, or as a reward for their help = compensation recompense for
make amends for; pay compensation for; "One can never fully repair the suffering and losses of the Jews in the Third Reich"; "She was compensated for the loss of her arm in the accident"
make payment to; compensate; "My efforts were not remunerated"
to requite; to remunerate; to compensate
payment or reward (as for service rendered)
the act of compensating for service or loss or injury payment or reward (as for service rendered)
To return an equivalent for; to give compensation for; to atone for; to pay for
If you are given something, usually money, in recompense, you are given it as a reward or because you have suffered. He demands no financial recompense for his troubles Substantial damages were paid in recompense
To give in return; to pay back; to pay, as something earned or deserved
past of recompense
third-person singular of recompense
present participle of recompense