Synonyms for compensation

Synonyms for (noun) compensation

Synonyms: recompense, compensation

Definition: the act of compensating for service or loss or injury

Similar words: correction, rectification

Definition: the act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake; setting right

Synonyms: compensation

Definition: something (such as money) given or received as payment or reparation (as for a service or loss or injury)

Similar words: recompense

Definition: payment or reward (as for service rendered)

Synonyms: compensation

Definition: (psychiatry) a defense mechanism that conceals your undesirable shortcomings by exaggerating desirable behaviors

Similar words: defence, defence mechanism, defence reaction, defense, defense mechanism, defense reaction

Definition: (psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires

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