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Synonyms for compromise
ˈkɒm prəˌmaɪzcom·pro·mise

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms2.5 / 4 votes

  1. compromiseverb

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

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

Princeton's WordNet3.2 / 9 votes

  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 Synonymes5.0 / 1 vote

  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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#17827undermine
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How to use compromise in a sentence?

  1. Toshiro Mutoh:

    There's an incentive to make the budget appear as small as possible. But you do need money to host the Games. As a compromise, you may need to lower the level of service. But garnering a consensus for this is very difficult.

  2. Piotr Naimski:

    Some decisions which seem to have been taken and inviolable are modified with time as the reality changes. This could be the case with MSR. It is a scandal that the date has been moved to 2019 from 2021, it was breaking a compromise.

  3. Pete Aguilar:

    But our job is to tune out all the noise and to try to get to a compromise.

  4. Heino Klinck:

    China has no room for compromise.

  5. Russ Koesterich:

    It does raise the odds of an exit, there is room for compromise.


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