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  • verb Common misspelling of recompensed.

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Examples

  • Wherin may evidently be discerned, that servants to princes and great lords, are many times recompenced, rather by their good fortune, then in any regard of their dutifull services

    The Decameron

  • In the end, one was brought to him, who beeing well recompenced for his paines, by the Art of Nigromancie would under take to do it.

    The Decameron

  • Hitherto I have lived with the losse of time, which yet (in some measure) may be releeved and recompenced: For, though Fortune were mine enemy in Mariage, by such a disproportion of our conditions: yet she may befriend in another nature, and kindely redeeme the injury done me.

    The Decameron

  • Friend to Supper with her, to whom the old woman was employed as her messenger, and was well recompenced for her labour.

    The Decameron

  • For which detestable qualities, they are better beloved and respected of their misdemeanored Lords, and recompenced in more bountifull maner, then men of vertuous carriage and desert.

    The Decameron

  • Chasteau Guillaume, where he was friendly lodged by a faire Widdow, and recompenced likewise for all his losses; returning afterward safe and well home unto his owne house.

    The Decameron

  • Whereupon, they are joyned together in marriage, and their long loyall love mutually recompenced.

    The Decameron

  • Wherin may evidently be discerned, that servants to princes and great lords, are many times recompenced, rather by their good fortune, then in any regard of their dutifull services

    The Decameron

  • Most of them he partly recompenced which were come thither, and they dismissed to depart at their pleasure, one onely man remained unrespected, or in any kinde sort sent away, whose name was

    The Decameron

  • A Gentlewoman of the Courte, very pleasauntly recompenced the seruice of

    The Palace of Pleasure, Volume 1

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