774. Compromise.

774. Compromise.NOUN. compromise, commutation, composition; middle term, mezzo termine [It.]; compensation &c. 30; adjustment, abatement of differences, mid-course, mutual concession.

VERB. compromise, make or reach a compromise, make concessions, commute, compound; take the mean; split the difference, meet one halfway, give and take; come to terms &c. (contract) 769; submit to arbitration, abide by arbitration; patch up, bridge over, arrange; straighten out, adjust, make an adjustment adjust differences, strike a balance, take the mean, meet halfway, split the difference, go fity-fifty [slang, U.S.], give and take, steer a middle course, make the best of, make the most of, agree; make a virtue of necessity; take the will for the deed.


Roget’s Thesaurus 1911. Compiled, edited and supplemented by Nicholas Shea. Dev version 1.7.9b Compiled on: 19 January 2022 at 05:16:38
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