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compensates

verb
present tense third-person singular of compensate

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1 to provide (someone) with a just payment for loss or injury
  • you'll have to compensate the neighbors for cutting down their tree

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2 to give (someone) the sum of money owed for goods or services received
  • compensate them well for their efforts

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“Compensates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/compensates. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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