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English definition of “recompense”

recompense

noun [U]     /ˈrekəmpens/ formal
payment that you give to someone when you have caused them difficulty or an injury : Angry soccer fans sought recompense for the cancelled match .Court cases, orders and decisions
recompense verb [T] formal He was recompensed for loss of earnings .
(Definition of recompense noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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