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"compromising" in British English

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compromisingadjective

uk   /ˈkɒm.prə.maɪ.zɪŋ/  us   /ˈkɑːm-/
causingdamage to the ​reputation of someone, ​especially making ​known that they have had a ​sexualrelationship with someone who is ​consideredunsuitable: Photographs were ​published of her in a compromising position/​situation with her ​bodyguard.
(Definition of compromising from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"compromising" in American English

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compromisingadjective

 us   /ˈkɑm·prəˌmɑɪ·zɪŋ/
tending to ​lowerrespect for someone; ​embarrassing: compromising ​documents
(Definition of compromising from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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