True: His bigotry was too pure to be compromised by rationality.
If Tiger were under the influence of these drugs, his driving would certainly be compromised.
That channel was compromised after details of the speech leaked to the U.S. media.
Had Lu Parker, beauty queen reader of news for KTLA, compromised her journalistic objectivity?
Is it just a matter of time before an operation is compromised?
She half suspected that her daughter might already have compromised herself, but she could not be sure.
My dread is, however, that in your eyes and in the eyes of others he may appear to be compromised.
She took a brisk walk before she went to her work, and compromised by setting herself to revision rather than creation.
But in the meeting of the exiles there was nothing that would have compromised him.
"Well, we will see about that afterward," compromised Hollister.
early 15c., "a joint promise to abide by an arbiter's decision," from Middle French compromis (13c.), from Latin compromissus, past participle of compromittere "to make a mutual promise" (to abide by the arbiter's decision), from com- "together" (see com-) + promittere (see promise). The main modern sense of "a coming to terms" is from extension to the settlement itself (late 15c.).
mid-15c., from compromise (n.). Related: Compromised; compromising.