Origin of compensate
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How to use compensate in a sentence
I really believe they need to feel the pain, and really compensate for the pain they put all of us through.Boy Scouts must settle 95,000 abuse claims by next summer — or risk running out of cash|Samantha Schmidt|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
This weird November free agency may be slightly different — it probably will be overloaded with trades to compensate for the limited available star power — but there will be stunning moves just the same.The NBA offseason is a wild ride in normal times. This year? Buckle up.|Jerry Brewer|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Irreverent humor helps compensate for the inherent morbidity.
You get louder, which means that in order to compensate, I have to get louder, which then makes you get louder.
The fertilized eggs, which became separate embryos, were then implanted into a female surrogate who was compensated for becoming pregnant and delivering the babies.Husband’s tragic death leaves D.C. man to raise 4 young children alone|Lou Chibbaro Jr.|November 11, 2020|Washington Blade
Budget hawks want compensating budget cuts to extend long-term unemployment benefits.
My sugar daddies were chivalrous and respectful, but when someone is compensating you for your time, a power dynamic emerges.Sugar Daddy Dating Sites: Helen Croydon on Her Guilty Fantasy|Helen Croydon|May 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A portion of the proposed increase would thus be compensating for the continuing real decline in the minimum wage.
But that implies living next door to them - perhaps even compensating them for stolen property - which is plainly unthinkable.An Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood Idea for Dealing with Israeli Jews|David Frum|February 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Switching up sexual orientation is a cunning way of compensating for flagging sales and aging characters.Green Lantern Going Gay to Help Boost Stagnant Comic Book Business|Alex Klein|June 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
There are compensating circumstances which should alleviate our sorrow.The Transformation of Job|Frederick Vining Fisher
As a matter of fact, this battery stood out of reach of harm, with the compensating disadvantage of being able to inflict none.Wandering Heath|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
She came down immediately and at my first look I felt a guilty feeling, yet one of some compensating happiness.The Wasted Generation|Owen Johnson
The compensating nozzle construction is not influenced as much by changes of altitude as the simpler nozzle types are.Aviation Engines|Victor Wilfred Pag
The answer begins with a promise of deliverance from famine, and of fruitful seasons compensating for the ravages of the locusts.