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compromise

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of compromise

  1. the act or practice of each side giving up something in order to reach an agreement eventually we reached a compromise on the number of hours per week that would be devoted to piano practice Synonyms of compromise accommodation, concession, give-and-take, negotiationWords Related to compromise haggle, horse trade; accord, arrangement, bargain, concurrence, consensus, deal, understanding; agreement, settlement; mediation, treaty


compromise

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of compromise

  1. 1 to place in danger officials at the state department were concerned that his statements would compromise national security Synonyms of compromise adventure, endanger, gamble (with), hazard, imperil, jeopard, jeopardize, menace, peril, risk, ventureWords Related to compromise intimidate, threaten; expose; subject; chance, wagerNear Antonyms of compromise guard, protect, shelter, shield; preserve, resume, save

  2. 2 to reduce the soundness, effectiveness, or perfection of the deletion of several critical points for space considerations really compromised the essay Synonyms of compromise blemish, bloody, break, damage, crab, cripple, cross (up), deface, disfigure, endamage, flaw, harm, hurt, impair, injure, mar, spoil, vitiateWords Related to compromise deteriorate, enervate, enfeeble, undermine, weaken; erode, scour, wash out, wear (away); blight, tarnish; dent, ding, dint; botch, gum (up), queer; lacerate, wound; disable, hamstring, lame, maim, mangle, mutilate, torment, torture; annihilate, bang up, bash, batter, clobber, crush, dash, decimate, demolish, desolate, destroy, devastate, do in, pulverize, raze, ruin, scourge, shatter, smash, tear down, total, waste, wipe out, wreckNear Antonyms of compromise cure, heal, help, rectify, rehabilitate, remedy; edit, remodel, revise; ameliorate, better, enhance, enrich, improve, meliorate, perfect, refineAntonyms of compromise doctor, fix, mend, patch, rebuild, recondition, reconstruct, renovate, repair, revamp



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