indemnity, amends, remuneration, reimbursement, compensation, repayment, requital, redress, restitution, satisfaction, setoff, substitute, indemnification, recompense, offset, refund, reparation.
I suppose he was trying to comfort me- he was a good fellow; but at the top I turned on him, and 'Master, ' I said, 'you have tried to do me much kindness, but to- day I have bought my quittance.
- "The White Wolf and Other Fireside Tales", Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch.
" Make haste," said Smetse, " and write me the quittance."
- "Flemish Legends", Charles de Coster.
There is something base In mere existence- something in the face Of men and women which accepts the earth, And all its havings, as its right of birth, But not its quittance,
not its resting- place.
- "Love Letters of a Violinist and Other Poems", Eric Mackay.