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recompense

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈrek.əm.pents/ formal
a present given to someone to thank them for their help, or payment given to someone because of slight problems or because of the loss of or damage to their property
酬謝;補償,賠償
I received £500 from the local council in recompense for the damage to my garden.
當地政務委員會支付了我500英鎊,作為損毀花園的賠償。
Making and accepting apologies
recompense
 
 
/ˈrek.əm.pents/ verb [T]
The court awarded the women $100 000 each to recompense them for nine years of lost wages.
法庭判給那些婦女每人十萬美元,以補償她們九年的工資損失。
Making and accepting apologiesPaying and spending money
Translations of “recompense”
in Spanish recompensa…
in French récompense, dédommagement…
in German die Entschädigung…
in Russian компенсация…
in Turkish tazminat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 酬谢, 补偿,赔偿…
in Polish rekompensata…
(Definition of recompense from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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