Definition of reach a compromise
- The two sides were unable to reach a compromise.
: to stretch out : extend
: to touch or grasp by extending a part of the body (such as a hand) or an object
: a continuous stretch or expanse
: the action or an act of reaching
: an individual part of a progression or journey
: settlement of differences by arbitration or by consent reached by mutual concessions
: something intermediate between or blending qualities of two different things
: a concession to something derogatory or prejudicial
: to bind by mutual agreement
: to adjust or settle by mutual concessions
: to expose to suspicion, discredit, or mischief
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