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synonyms for overcompensation

  • amends
  • atonement
  • compensation
  • cue
  • damages
  • emolument
  • expiation
  • gravy
  • indemnification
  • indemnity
  • pay
  • payment
  • propitiation
  • quittance
  • recovery
  • redemption
  • redress
  • remuneration
  • reparation
  • repayment
  • requital
  • restitution
  • retrieval
  • return
  • reward
  • salvo
  • satisfaction
  • sweetener
  • tip
  • wages
  • bus fare
  • recoupment
  • retrievement
  • solatium
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antonyms for overcompensation

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  • dissatisfaction
  • penalty
  • take
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How to use overcompensation in a sentence

This is particularly important for fine hair because an overcompensation for lack of power with increased heat won’t do much to boost volume and can quickly cause damage.
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You not only have to judge time, but magnitude; overcompensation is ruinous, too.
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