compense

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See also: compensé

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French compenser. See compensate.

Verb[edit]

compense (third-person singular simple present compenses, present participle compensing, simple past and past participle compensed)

  1. (obsolete) To compensate.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Verb[edit]

compense

  1. first-person singular present indicative of compenser
  2. third-person singular present indicative of compenser
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of compenser
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of compenser
  5. second-person singular imperative of compenser

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

compense

  1. First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of compensar
  2. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of compensar
  3. First-person singular (eu) negative imperative of compensar
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of compensar
  5. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of compensar
  6. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of compensar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

compense

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of compensar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of compensar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of compensar.