Definition: to give something in exchange for a service or good or in an effort to reimburse for a certain action
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): pay, reward
Antonym(s): take, lose
1. Since the airline cancelled my flight, I believe it should compensate me for my expenses.
2. If you arrive to work late, you should stay late in order to compensate for the missed time.
3. I’m angry because the insurance company is refusing to compensate me for my stolen car.