Meaning of COMPENSATION in English


■ noun

1》 something awarded to compensate for loss, suffering, or injury.

↘a thing that counteracts an undesirable situation: getting older has some ~s.

↘the action or process of compensating.

2》 chiefly N. Amer. money received as salary or wages.


~al adjective

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