Definition of compensatory:
hourly, for the better, substitute, overdue, compensative, dressed up, PPC, nonrefundable, clear, cashless, on the up and up, improved, enhanced, second-generation, countervailing, ex gratia, paid-up, flat, furbished, remedial, new, offsetting, counteractive, remunerative.
- "Legacy", James H Schmitz.
He brought to the study of this vast aggregate of knowledge a penetrative intellect that, matured by long meditation, and assisted by that absolute freedom from prejudice, which, was the compensatory possession of a man without a country, permitted Sidonia to fathom, as it were by intuition, the depth of questions apparently the most difficult and profound.- "Coningsby", Benjamin Disraeli.
At the start a sensational municipal election had put the whole project on the shelf for two years, and George had received a compensatory one per cent on the estimated cost according to contract, and had abandoned his hope.- "The Roll-Call", Arnold Bennett.