Translation of "redress" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /rɪˈdres/ us formal

to put right a wrong or give payment for a wrong that has been done

reparar, corregir
Most managers, politicians and bosses are men – how can women redress the balance (= make the situation fairer and more equal)?
noun [ no plural ] uk /rɪˈdres/ us formal

money that you have to pay to someone else because you have injured that person or treated them badly

reparación, compensación
He went to the industrial tribunal to seek redress for the way his employers had discriminated against him.

(Translation of “redress” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /rəˈdres/

to set right or compensate for

The company offered the man a large sum of money to redress the harm that their product had done to him.
redress the balance

to make things equal again

restablecer el equilibrio
In order to redress the balance, the club will have to sign a new goalkeeper to replace the one they’ve just sold.

(Translation of “redress” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)