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Synonyms for overcompensate in the sense of this definition

(overcompensate is a kind of ...) make reparations or amends for

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

Definition 2: make up for shortcomings or a feeling of inferiority by exaggerating good qualities - [verb of stative]

Samples where overcompensate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he is compensating for being a bad father

Synonyms for overcompensate in the sense of this definition

(overcompensate is a kind of ...) adjust for

"engineers will work to correct the effects or air resistance"

(overcompensate has a similar meaning as ...) protect by insurance

"The insurance won't cover this"

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