In its broadest sense, any example or act of stealing, which includes burglary, embezzlement, false pretenses, fraud, and larceny. While larceny is generally categorized as petty or grand depending on the value of the goods taken, theft is generally categorized by the type of property stolen.
(International trade) A form of countertrade arrangement, in which the seller agrees to purchase within a set time frame products of a certain value from the buying country. This kind of agreement may be used in large international public sector contracts such as arms sales.
Repair is the act of fixing or the state of being repaired.
refers to reimbursement, as by an insurance company, for loss, damage, etc.
suggests retaliation or resort to the courts to right a wrong to seek redress for an injury
implies return to the rightful owner of something that has been taken away, or of an equivalent he made restitution for the libel
refers to the making of amends, specif. the paying of compensation, for some wrong or injury war reparations
Find another word for reparation. In this page you can discover 45 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for reparation, like: atonement, extortion, expiation, penance, propitiation, satisfaction, self-condemnation, compensation, restitution, redress and indemnification.
How do you think it feels to live with the regret that stems from having done something beyond reparation to someone as beautiful as she is in this life?
He projected a railway to the Sudan, and also the reparation of the barrage.
Sir John Bowring, who represented Great Britain in China, failing to secure the reparation and apology which he demanded, directed the British admiral to bombard Canton.
Happily for the future of the world, the government of the United States felt itself able to accept the despatch which had been thus addressed to it, and to give the reparation which was demanded; and the danger of war between the two great branches of the Anglo-Saxon race was averted.
compensare, to weigh one thing against another), a term applied in English law to a number of different forms of legal reparation; e.g.