Definition of indemnify:
return, pay off, cover, touch on, restore, revive, remediate, doctor, even up, guarantee, remunerate, reimburse, quicken, even off, remit, requite, even out, insure, reward, compensate, reanimate, vivify, counterbalance, assure, furbish up, fix, overcompensate, repay, remedy, correct, renovate, recompense, repair, right, revivify, recreate, redress, rectify, amend, pay, animate, make up, resort, register, bushel, mend.
- "The Confessions of J. J. Rousseau, Book VIII.", Jean Jacques Rousseau.
Readers deep in Greek dramatic writings will see the fatal Sisters behind the chair of a man who gives frequent and bigger dinners, that he may become important in his neighbourhood, while decreasing the price he pays for his wine, that he may miserably indemnify himself for the outlay.- "The Short Works of George Meredith", George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009.
My opinion, said he, is that we ought, out of the common purse, to pay for this barn, and whatsoever corn, straw, or hay it contains, and thus indemnify the owner, and then burn down the whole building, and the terrible beast with it.- "Household Tales by Brothers Grimm", Grimm Brothers.