To serve as a reward to or for
To give back or pay back (money, etc.); repay
To come, or go, again into the presence of; to join the company of again.
To make a return thrust.
(Archaic) To return in kind; pay back.
To pay back (money spent)
To compensate is to pay someone for services performed, to repay someone for some wrong or that something positive exists to make up for something negative.
1906, Civil Code of the State of California, page 405:
To give (something) in return; to pay back; to pay, as something earned or deserved.
In a square shape.
To inflict punishment in return for (injury or insult).
To pay back (an injury) in kind.
To give or bring back (that which has been lost or taken); to bring back to the owner; to replace.
To pay (a person) a suitable equivalent in return for goods provided, services rendered, or losses incurred; recompense.
To balance, complement, counteract, compensate for, etc.
To waver slightly; tilt and return to equilibrium
To inflict a punishment or penalty in return for; revenge:
(Econ.) To create (anything having exchange value)
(Archaic) To pay; recompense
To exchange holdings or goods for money.
To clear as profit.
Gross means to earn a certain amount of money before expenses or taxes are taken out.
To obtain through effort or merit; achieve:
To gain especially for the performance of service, labor, or work:
To withdraw (money).
To gain (a given amount) as net profit or earnings.
To redress is defined as to fix something that was wrong.
To inflict (vengeance), cause (harm or havoc), etc.
To influence the outcome or actions of (something) by improper or unlawful means:
To defend or maintain (a cause, claim, etc.) against opposition
To take or appropriate (another's property, ideas, etc.) without permission, dishonestly, or unlawfully, esp. in a secret or surreptitious manner
To wrongfully take something of value from another by the threat of force or other coercive measure.
To put at a disadvantage
To grasp suddenly and forcibly; take or grab:
To capture physically; seize:
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