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- n. One who compromises; especially, one who compromises readily
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who compromises.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who compromises; one given to compromising.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a negotiator willing to compromise
Rod Blagojevich, Quinn is known as a compromiser who often tries to please people with mixed results.
Although he generally voted with his party on national issues, Mr. Stevens was known as a compromiser who was willing to work with Democrats and occasionally broke with Republicans on key issues.
Clinton is known as a compromiser who basically wants to please.
Obama officials to outline proposed fuel efficiency rules for new cars and trucks EU chief Barroso known as a compromiser and survivor at the bloc's helm Businesses slash inventories again in July, but sales post first back-to-back gains in a year Stocks trading in narrow range early as investors balance mixed signals on the economy Oil above $69 in afternoon European trade as economic recovery hopes defy weak crude demand Attackers armed with grenades, rifles target Pakistani oil refinery but guard stops assault
Constitution as will not only hold old Kentucky, which has produced the greatest "compromiser" of us all -- that good old State where I was raised, and that I am proud of -- but the other Southern States also.
A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention For Proposing Amendments to the Constitution of the United States, Held at Washington, D.C., in February, A.D. 1861
However, even before he had arrived in Limavady three years earlier there had been rumblings of discontent among hardliners and the word "compromiser" had been used by Free Presbyterian figures.
Kelly's husband, Mark Consuelos, was on Rachael's show a while back and claimed himself to be the "compromiser" in their relationship.
Has he become the kind of compromiser he once disdained?
I am often identified as a "compromiser" by the small cadre of hypers out there, some of whom live behind a keyboard.
In that transfusion of blood which drains the good to feed the evil, the compromiser is the transmitting rubber tube ... "
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