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compromise

noun [C, U]     /ˈkɒmprəmaɪz/
B2 an agreement to accept something which is not exactly what you want: We need to reach a compromise over this issue. Decorating is usually a compromise between taste and cost.Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
Translations of “compromise”
in Arabic حَلّ وَسط…
in Korean 타협…
in Malaysian kata sepakat…
in French compromis…
in Turkish uzlaşma, uyuşma, anlaşma…
in Italian compromesso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 妥協, 折衷, 讓步…
in Russian компромисс…
in Polish kompromis…
in Vietnamese sự thỏa hiệp…
in Spanish compromiso, ceder, acuerdo mutuo…
in Portuguese acordo, ajuste…
in Thai การประนีประนอม…
in German der Kompromiß…
in Catalan compromís…
in Japanese 妥協…
in Indonesian kompromi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妥协, 折中, 让步…
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