(--- Christianity) The reconciliation of God and humans brought about by the redemptive life and death of Jesus.
A sacrament in some Christian churches that includes contrition, confession to a priest, acceptance of punishment, and absolution.
Satisfaction is getting what you wanted or desired or the payment of a debt.
The making of amends
Something, such as money, given or received as payment or reparation, as for a service or loss.
The act of making good or compensating for loss, damage, or injury; indemnification.
Repayment or reimbursement for loss, damage, etc.; compensation
Recompense for grievance or injury:
Return, as for an injury or friendly act.
Delivery of funds in settlement of a claim or debt; fulfillment of a monetary obligation.
Gain from employment or position; payment received for work; salary, wages, fees, etc.
Something given or done to make up for a loss, injury, etc.; compensation
Money offered or given for some special service, such as the return of a lost article or the capture of a criminal.
The process of reaching such an arrangement, agreement, or resolution.
The settlement of how much is to be paid in cases of loss or claim, as by insurance
The act of restoring; repair or renewal
The act by which something is repaired; a mending.
An act of restoring:
(Archaic) Suitable repayment for one's actions; requital
(Sports) Any disadvantage, as a loss of yardage or the removal of a player, imposed because of infraction of a rule
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.
Illegal use of one's official position or powers to obtain property, funds, or patronage.
(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.
Discharge from a debt or obligation
A counterclaim that reduces or discharges the amount owed to a claimant.
(Sports) A player who is available to replace another if the need arises, and who may or may not actually do so.
(--- Informal) Something that repairs or restores; a solution:
Personal property that is attached to a structure or to land in such a way as to be considered a part of it.
The act of mending; improvement
Clothes and other articles that must be repaired:
An inferior substitute:
Repair is the act of fixing or the state of being repaired.
- Indemnification refers to reimbursement, as by an insurance company, for loss, damage, etc.
- Redress suggests retaliation or resort to the courts to right a wrong to seek redress for an injury
- Restitution implies return to the rightful owner of something that has been taken away, or of an equivalent he made restitution for the libel
- Reparation 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, expiation, penance, propitiation, satisfaction, self-condemnation, compensation, restitution, redress, indemnification and indemnity.