What are some opposite words for redress?

Antonyms for redress
ˈri drɛs, rɪˈdrɛs; rɪˈdrɛs

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term redress.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. damages, amends, indemnity, indemnification, restitution, redress(noun)

    a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury

    Synonyms:
    return, indemnification, restitution, damages, regaining, amends, reparation, remediation, indemnity, restoration, remedy, insurance

  2. redress, remedy, remediation(verb)

    act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil

    Synonyms:
    indemnification, restitution, damages, amends, therapeutic, remedy, remediation, indemnity, curative, cure

  3. right, compensate, redress, correct(verb)

    make reparations or amends for

    "right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust"

    Synonyms:
    right, remunerate, chasten, pay, counterbalance, adjust, even out, overcompensate, discipline, recompense, correct, even up, rectify, indemnify, sort out, set, cover, compensate, pay off, even off, chastise, repair, make up, decline, castigate, slump, objurgate

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. redress

    Antonyms:
    aggravate, impair, wrong, worsen, intensify, establish, confirm, reiterate, sanction, deepen, perpetuate

    Synonyms:
    right, order, revise, amend, rectify, remedy, repair

How to use redress in a sentence?

  1. Elizabeth Montagu:

    I endeavor to be wise when I cannot be merry, easy when I cannot be glad, content with what cannot be mended and patient when there be no redress.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    When griping grief the heart doth wound, and doleful dumps the mind oppress, then music, with her silver sound, with speedy help doth lend redress.

  3. John Roberts:

    When a plaintiff files suit seeking redress for an alleged injury, and the defendant agrees to fully redress that injury, there is no longer a case or controversy.

  4. Sara Hossain:

    There is every reason for an overhaul and comprehensive review of rape laws to take place, given the reality in Bangladesh of rape survivors not being able to get redress in these cases.

  5. Benjamin Disraeli:

    Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows Progress having rejected all respect for antiquity, it offers no redress for the present, and makes no preparation for the future.

How to pronounce redress?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say redress in sign language?

  1. redress

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