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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.
Translations of “recompense”
in Spanish recompensa…
in French récompense, dédommagement…
in German die Entschädigung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 酬謝, 補償,賠償…
in Russian компенсация…
in Turkish tazminat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 酬谢, 补偿,赔偿…
in Polish rekompensata…
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