compromising compromising  /ˈkɑm prə ˌmaɪ zɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) making or willing to make concessions
  2. (adj) vulnerable to danger especially of discredit or suspicion

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Reid says no one in D.C. willing to compromise

    By Karoun Demirjian, Las Vegas Sun Legislation, as Sen. Harry Reid often says, is the art of compromise. But lately, Reid has not been in a compromising mood. “Who would I negotiate with?” Reid said last week when asked about his recently expressed reticence to [...]
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Lake Tahoe News

  2. Dealmaker Reid says no one in D.C. will play along, but would they?

    Legislation, as Sen. Harry Reid often says, is the art of compromise. But lately, Reid is not in a compromising mood. “Who would I negotiate with?” Reid said in an interview with the Sun last week, when asked about his recently expressed reticence to parley with Republicans over how to keep student loan rates from rising on July 1, an issue on which Republicans and Reid’s Democrats differ. “I ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Sun

  3. Sparks man arrested in alleged Facebook scam to extort compromising photos of teenage girl

    A Sparks man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly posing as 17-year-old boy on Facebook to get compromising photographs of a 16-year-old girl and then threatening to share them with the girl’s classmates if she didn’t provide more or meet him.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Fernley Leader

Quotes

  1. "The goal is to set one national standard that will rapidly increase fuel efficiency without compromising safety by an average of 5 percent each year between 2012 and 2016," Obama said.
    on May 19, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: United Press International

  2. Clinton, who called both Zardari and Sharif over the weekend to press for a resolution, said Pakistan's decision was "a first step of what has to be an ongoing reconciliation and compromising of political views that can stabilize civilian democracy...
    on Mar 16, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: FOXNews

  3. "The president believes medical problems can be solved without compromising either the high aims of science or the sanctity of human life," Press Secretary Dana Perino said.
    on Nov 20, 2007 By: Dana Perino Source: Los Angeles Times

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