Definition of redress the balanceformal
- They've been treated unfairly, and it's time to redress the balance.
: to set right : remedy
: to make up for : compensate
: to remove the cause of (a grievance or complaint)
: relief from distress
: means or possibility of seeking a remedy
: compensation for wrong or loss : reparation
: an instrument for weighing: such as
: a beam that is supported freely in the center and has two pans of equal weight suspended from its ends
: a device that uses the elasticity of a spiral spring for measuring weight or force
: to compute the difference between the debits and credits of (an account)
: to pay the amount due on : settle
: to arrange so that one set of elements exactly equals another
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