recompensa

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From recompensar (to reward), from re- +‎ compensar (to compensate), from Latin compensāre, present active infinitive of compensō (I compensate; I balance).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

recompensa f (plural recompensas)

  1. the act of rewarding
  2. reward (something of value given in return for an act)
  3. bounty (reward for some specific act)

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Verb[edit]

recompensa

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of recompensar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of recompensar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Spanish verb recompensar.

Noun[edit]

recompensa f (plural recompensas)

  1. reward
  2. indemnification

Verb[edit]

recompensa

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of recompensar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of recompensar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of recompensar.