1. [ noun ] (accounting,business) a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
Synonyms: amends indemnity indemnification restitution damages
Related terms: compensation relief atonement punitive_damages nominal_damages actual_damages right
2. [ verb ] make reparations or amends for
Synonyms: correct compensate right

"right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust"

Related terms: wrong change expiate over-correct compensate recompense right
3. [ noun ] act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
Synonyms: remedy remediation
Related terms: correction salve rectify
Similar spelling:   re-address