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Another word for compromise

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Noun
  1. A settlement of differences through mutual concession

      1. The combining of distinct parts or elements to form a whole.
      2. The manner in which such parts are combined or related.
      3. General makeup:
      1. The act or process of settling:
      2. The settling or establishment of a person or a group of people, as in a new region or in a business.
      3. A newly colonized region.
      1. Something, such as an intermediate course of action, that occupies a position or represents a condition midway between extremes.
      2. An intervening substance through which something else is transmitted or carried on.
      3. An agency by which something is accomplished, conveyed, or transferred:
      1. The practice of compromise.
      2. Lively exchange of ideas or conversation:
      1. The act or process of arranging:
      2. The condition, manner, or result of being arranged; disposal:
      3. A collection of things that have been arranged:
      1. The act of accommodating or the state of being accommodated; adjustment.
      2. Something that meets a need; a convenience.
      3. Room and board; lodgings.
    See also:

    agree

Verb
  1. To make a concession

      1. To acknowledge, often reluctantly, as being true, just, or proper; admit:
      2. To acknowledge or admit (defeat).
      3. To acknowledge defeat in:
  2. To expose to possible loss or damage

      1. An undertaking that is dangerous, daring, or of uncertain outcome.
      2. A business enterprise involving some risk in expectation of gain.
      3. Something, such as money or cargo, at hazard in a risky enterprise.
      1. The possibility of suffering harm or loss; danger.
      2. A factor, thing, element, or course involving uncertain danger; a hazard:
      3. The danger or probability of loss to an insurer.
      1. A chance of being injured or harmed:
      2. Risk or danger:
      3. A possible source of danger:
      1. An undertaking or enterprise of a hazardous nature.
      2. An undertaking of a questionable nature, especially one involving intervention in another state's affairs.
      3. An unusual or exciting experience:
    See also:

    safety

Another word for compromise

Noun
  1. The act of compromising

    See also:

    agreement

  2. An action involving compromise, sense 1

      1. an exchange; esp., a giving up of one benefit, advantage, etc. in order to gain another regarded as more desirable
      1. The ability by which one understands; intelligence:
      2. The quality or condition of one who understands; comprehension:
      3. Individual or specified judgment or outlook; opinion:
      1. An agreement between parties fixing obligations that each promises to carry out.
      2. An agreement establishing the terms of a sale or exchange of goods or services:
      3. Property acquired or services rendered as a result of such an agreement.
      1. The act or process of settling:
      2. The settling or establishment of a person or a group of people, as in a new region or in a business.
      3. A newly colonized region.
    See also:

    agreement

Verb
  1. To make concessions

  2. To lay open to suspicion or danger

    See also:

    endanger