Synonyms of compromise in English:

compromise


See definition of compromise

noun

1‘eventually they reached a compromise’

SYNONYMS

agreement, understanding, settlement, terms, accommodation

deal, trade-off, bargain

halfway house, middle ground, middle course, happy medium, balance

modus vivendi

2‘the secret of a happy marriage is compromise’

SYNONYMS

give and take, concession, cooperation

ANTONYMS

intransigence


verb

1‘in the end we compromised’

SYNONYMS

meet each other halfway, find the middle ground, come to terms, come to an understanding, make a deal, make concessions, find a happy medium, strike a balance

give and take

informal split the difference

2‘his actions could compromise his academic credibility’

SYNONYMS

undermine, weaken, be detrimental to, damage, injure, harm, do harm to

prejudice, be prejudicial to, jeopardize, endanger, imperil

bring into disrepute, reflect badly on, put in a bad light, discredit, dishonour, bring shame to, shame, embarrass