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Synonyms for compromise
ˈkɒm prəˌmaɪzcom·pro·mise

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  1. compromiseverb

    Synonyms:
    arbitrate, adjust, compose, settle, endanger, implicate, involve

    Antonyms:
    aggravate, excite, foster, perpetuate, exempt, enfranchise, disengage, extricate, exonerate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. compromise, via medianoun

    a middle way between two extremes

    Synonyms:
    via media

  2. compromiseverb

    an accommodation in which both sides make concessions

    "the newly elected congressmen rejected a compromise because they considered it `business as usual'"

    Synonyms:
    via media

  3. compromiseverb

    make a compromise; arrive at a compromise

    "nobody will get everything he wants; we all must compromise"

  4. compromiseverb

    settle by concession

  5. compromiseverb

    expose or make liable to danger, suspicion, or disrepute

    "The nuclear secrets of the state were compromised by the spy"

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. compromisenoun

    Synonyms:
    agreement, composition, adjustment, settlement

  2. compromiseverb

    Synonyms:
    adjust, settle, compound

  3. compromiseverb

    Synonyms:
    compromit, bring into danger, put at hazard, put in jeopardy

  4. compromiseverb

    Synonyms:
    engage, pledge, implicate, commit

  5. compromiseverb

    Synonyms:
    agree, compound, come to an agreement, come to an understanding

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How to use compromise in a sentence?

  1. Matt Bevin:

    We now have a single form that accommodates all concerns. Everyone benefits from this common sense legislation, there is no additional cost or work required by our county clerks. They are now able to fully follow the law without being forced to compromise their religious liberty.

  2. President Obama:

    My strong preference has always been to legislate when I can get legislation done, in my first two years I wasn't relying on executive powers because I had big majorities in the Congress and we were able to get bills done, get bills passed. And even after we lost the majorities in Congress, I bent over backwards consistently to try to find compromise.

  3. Byron Brown:

    The stakes are dire and extreme if she was to get elected, she would take New York City horribly back. She would compromise our public safety. She would raise our taxes. She would attack other elected officials up and down the ballot. It would be a nightmare for every person in our community.

  4. Rupert Welchman:

    During this long-running European crisis, we have been led to fear extreme outcomes time and again, and then the eventual outcome has been one of compromise.

  5. Rod Rosenstein:

    We need to avoid any temptation to compromise important principles and seek a short-term benefit at the expense of long-term values. The Department of Justice, in which I serve, must never be Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.


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