We always try to provide and help her and compensate her in any way possible.
To compensate, he contacted design firms and friends in creative fields.
Whatever comfort Evangeline may have given Ford, it could not compensate for the death of his greatest creation.
1640s, "to be equivalent;" 1650s, "to counterbalance, make up for," from Latin compensatus, past participle of compensare "to weigh one thing (against another)," thus, "to counterbalance," from com- "with" (see com-) + pensare, frequentative of pendere "to weigh" (see pendant). Meaning "to recompense, remunerate" is from 1814. Related: Compensated; compensating.