Definition of restitution:
- That which is offered or given in return for what has been lost, injured, or destroved; compensation.
- The act of restoring anything to its rightful owner, or of making good, or of giving an equivalent for any loss, damage, or injury; indemnification.
- The act of returning to, or recovering, a former state; as, the restitution of an elastic body.
- The movement of rotetion which usually occurs in childbirth after the head has been delivered, and which causes the latter to point towards the side to which it was directed at the beginning of labor.
retort, renovation, distribution, down payment, paying back, replication, return, riposte, rejoinder, reprisal, counter, delivery, tax return, requital, provision, presentation, remittance, restoration, yield, comeback, contribution, refurbishment, offset, release, getting even, gratuity, homecoming, damages, repayment, allotment, recurrence, premium, payback, remediation, take, quittance, reappearance, regaining, indemnification, recompense, setoff, coming back, income tax return, handover, takings, proceeds, substitute, redress, indemnity, payoff, recoupment, allocation, deposit, issue, advance, supply, amends, return key, insurance.
- atonement (part of speech: noun)
- restitution (part of speech: noun)
- revenge (part of speech: noun)
compensation (part of speech: noun)
- study at reparation
- "Orthodoxy: Its Truths And Errors", James Freeman Clarke.
He told me also, that there was; L100, 000 offered, and would have been taken for his restitution, had not the Parliament come in as they did again; and that he do believe that the Protector will live to give a testimony of his valour and revenge yet before he dies, and that the Protector will say so himself sometimes.- "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright", Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke.
- "Kent Knowles: Quahaug", Joseph C. Lincoln.