abatement of differences

abatement of differences
index adjustment, arrangement (understanding), collective bargaining, compromise, conciliation

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • Compromise — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Compromise >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 compromise compromise commutation composition Sgm: N 1 middle term middle term mezzo termine Sgm: N 1 compensation compensation &c. 30 Sgm: N 1 abatement of differences abatement …   English dictionary for students

  • compromise — com·pro·mise 1 n: an agreement resolving differences by mutual concessions esp. to prevent or end a lawsuit compromise 2 vb mised, mis·ing vt: to resolve or dispose of by a compromise cases in which a dispute is compromised E. A. Farnsworth and W …   Law dictionary

  • conciliation — con·cil·i·a·tion /kən ˌsi lē ā shən/ n: the settlement of a dispute by mutual and friendly agreement with a view to avoiding litigation con·cil·i·a·tor /kən si lē ˌā tər/ n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • concession — Synonyms and related words: abatement, abatement of differences, acceptance, accommodation, accordance, acknowledgment, adjustment, admission, agio, allowance, appease, appreciation, arrangement, assuage, avowal, award, awarding, bank discount,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • accommodation — Synonyms and related words: Wall Street loan, abatement of differences, about face, acclimation, acclimatization, accommodations, accord, accordance, accustoming, acquiescence, adaptation, adaption, adjustment, advance, advantage, agreement,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • adjustment — Synonyms and related words: abatement of differences, about face, acclimation, acclimatization, accommodation, accord, accordance, accustoming, acquiescence, adaptation, adaption, adjusting, adjustive reaction, agreement, alignment, alteration,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • arrangement — Synonyms and related words: Nachtmusik, abatement of differences, absolute music, accommodation, accord, adaptation, adjunct, adjustment, adornment, affair, agreement, air varie, aleatory, aleatory music, alignment, analysis, anatomy, appointment …   Moby Thesaurus

  • settlement — Synonyms and related words: abalienation, abatement of differences, absolute indication, absolute interest, accommodation, acquitment, acquittal, acquittance, adjustment, affirmation, agreement, alienation, ally, amortization, amortizement,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • compromise — I. n. Agreement, composition, adjustment, settlement, mutual concession, abatement of differences. II. v. a. 1. Adjust, settle, compose, compound. 2. Jeopardize (irretrievably), imperil, bring into danger, put at hazard, put in jeopardy, expose… …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • adjustment — I noun abatement of differences, accommodatio, accommodation, accord, accordance, adaptation, agreement, arrangement, attunement, bargain, binding agreement, coaptation, compact, composition, compromise, concurrence, conformance, conformation,… …   Law dictionary