provide with a balancing effect for some loss or sth lacking; make a suitable payment for some loss
"engineers will work to correct the effects or air resistance"
"One can never fully repair the suffering and losses of the Jews in the Third Reich"
"She was compensated for the loss of her arm in the accident"
"he is compensating for being a bad father"
"right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust"
"Does she pay you for the work you are doing?"
"My efforts were not remunerated"
The benefit of it would not compensate the danger.
出自： W. Dampier
Nothing can compensate for the loss of one's health.
The marvelous acting compensated for the play's weak script.
本剧的精彩表演弥补了剧本的不足。 compensate sb for sth/v-ing
The company compensated her for the extra work.
The hunters compensated the farmer for killing his cow by paying him.
The firm must compensate you for your travelling costs.
I compensated his loss with money.
They compensated my loss of time with money.