- [formal]recompense (
indemnización (feminine) or compensación (feminine) (
poralgo)(for efforts)they received $1,000 in recompense
recompensa (feminine) (
poralgo)recibieron 1.000 dólares como recompensaExample sentences
- Instead, everyone who works in the garden can take produce home in recompense for his or her efforts.
- A letter from the company's lawyers soon brought the newspaper to heel and an appropriate sum in recompense was negotiated, the main beneficiary of which is a local centre for disabled children.
- In recompense, he was given a free chicken salad sandwich and all the sweets he could eat.
- [formal]to recompense (somebody
indemnizar or compensar (a alguien
recompensar (a alguien
- And today we are still fighting to make sure the company makes available enough money to recompense its victims.
- The council will pay tens of thousands of pounds out to its biggest trade union to recompense staff said to have been distressed over a jobs transfer.
- In high-profile cases, the tobacco industry has recently paid enormous amounts to recompense individuals damaged by its products.
- Alpaca farmers will be well recompensed for their efforts in farming these rare animals.
- Remember if you do something world changing, you are likely to get handsomely recompensed for it.
- Indeed, even trainers of junior club teams are well recompensed for their input, and few are formally equipped for the role either.
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