But I suspect that a compromise would be reached and it would pass.
It's not that I think friendship and love can always transcend differences and compromise.
Enter Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky, who has weighed in with a compromise—one North American federations endorse.
Consequently, this is an issue where the administration can afford to draw lines in the sand and refuse to compromise.
“We knew if we forced each other to compromise on a core principle, we would get nowhere,” Ryan said.
Then in the meantime we'll call you Rosador, as a compromise.
The shifty, ungenerous spirit of compromise awoke in Raymount.
But she had been trained not to tease, and she accepted the compromise as pleasantly as it was offered.
He was trying to solve his problem and Tillie's, and what he had found was no solution, but a compromise.
For such lofty aims one ought to be ready to compromise with his Satanic majesty even.
early 15c., "a joint promise to abide by an arbiter's decision," from Middle French compromis (13c.), from Latin compromissus, past participle of compromittere "to make a mutual promise" (to abide by the arbiter's decision), from com- "together" (see com-) + promittere (see promise). The main modern sense of "a coming to terms" is from extension to the settlement itself (late 15c.).
mid-15c., from compromise (n.). Related: Compromised; compromising.