compensar

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin compēnsāre, present active infinitive of compēnsō, from com- (together) + pēnsō (I weigh).

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compensar (first-person singular present compenso, past participle compensat)

  1. to compensate

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin compensāre (weight together one thing against another, balance, make good, later also shorten, spare), present active infinitive of compensō, from com- (together) + pensō (weigh).

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compensar (first-person singular present indicative compenso, past participle compensado)

  1. to pay, pay off, be worthwhile or profitable
    Synonym: valer a pena
  2. to compensate
    Synonyms: indenizar, recompensar, remunerar, reparar
  3. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of compensar
  4. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of compensar
  5. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of compensar
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of compensar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin compensāre, present active infinitive of compensō, from com- (together) + pensō (weigh).

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  • IPA(key): /kompenˈsaɾ/, [kõmpẽnˈsaɾ]

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compensar (first-person singular present compenso, first-person singular preterite compensé, past participle compensado)

  1. to compensate

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