noun. ['ˌrɛstɪˈtuːʃən'] getting something back again.
- low relief
- high relief
Words that Rhyme with Restitution
Example sentences of the word restitution
1. Noun, singular or mass
If the thief is found guilty, he may be ordered to pay restitution by a judge.
Quotes containing the word restitution
1. Accomplishments don’t erase shame, hatred, cruelty, silence, ignorance, discrimination, low self-esteem or immorality. It covers it up, with a creative version of pride and ego. Only restitution, forgiving yourself and others, compassion, repentance and living with dignity will ever erase the past.
- Shannon L. Alder
2. Forgiveness is created by the restitution of the abuser; of the wrongdoer. It is not something to be squeeeeeezed out of the victim in a further act of conscience-corrupting abuse.
- Stefan Molyneux
noun. ['ˌrɛstɪˈtuːʃən'] the act of restoring something to its original state.
noun. ['ˌrɛstɪˈtuːʃən'] a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury.
- exemplary damages
- general damages
- smart money
- punitive damages
- nominal damages
- actual damages
- compensatory damages