Part of speech:
To make right; change from wrong to right; remove errors from
To make satisfactory payment or reparation to; recompense or reimburse:
To clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doubt with supporting arguments or proof:
To counteract or rectify (a problem, mistake, or undesirable situation).
To bring military help to (a besieged town); to lift the seige on. [from 16th c.]
To change for the better.
(Math.) To find the length of (a curve)
To stop, prevent, change, etc.
To give and receive reciprocally; interchange:
To change for the better; improve:
The definition of adjust means to change something to a better fit or to be more usable.
To make return or repayment to for a benefit, injury, etc.; reward or retaliate against
To pay back:
To pay back (money spent)
The definition of indemnify is to protect against loss, injury or damage or to pay someone for a loss they suffered.
To inflict (vengeance), cause (harm or havoc), etc.
To influence the outcome or actions of (something) by improper or unlawful means:
Indemnity is defined as protection from damage, injury, financial loss or legal liability.
An income tax return.
General condition after use or repairing:
A making good for loss, damages, or injury, by indemnifying the damaged party; return or restoring something to its lawful owner. Useful in both torts and contract law, restitution is sometimes used in criminal law as a condition of probation.
The return of a constitutional monarchy to Great Britain in 1660 under Charles II.
Cancellation of or release from a debt, tax, penalty, etc.
An amount or quantity added or subtracted in order to correct.
Settlement of a debt or claim.
Punishment administered in return for a wrong committed.
The definition of a payment is all or part of what is owed by someone.
Satisfaction is getting what you wanted or desired or the payment of a debt.
Payment for services; esp., wages or remuneration
A restoration of reputation and character, the term has many context-sensitive meanings. In penology, it is the process of improving the inmate’s character so he will become a productive member of society. At a trial, it is the restoration of a witness’s credibility after it has been impeached under cross examination. In the context of bankruptcy, it is restoring a corporation’s solvency by satisfying the creditors’ claims with future earnings, so that the corporation may continue to do business. See also mitigating circumstance.
Anything that lessens tension or strain, or offers a pleasing change, as to the mind or eye
The act or process of revising.
A making of amends; making up for a wrong or injury
That which remunerates; reward; pay; recompense; compensation
Damage or harm done to or suffered by a person or thing:
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