[ noun ] (accounting,business) a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
Used in print(Joyce O. Hertzler, American Social Institutions;...)
The belief in immortality , where held , functions as a redress for the ills and disappointments of the here_and_now .
[ verb ] make reparations or amends for
"right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust"
Used in print(The Christian Science Monitor...)
The glass may seem trivial but Communist official hooliganism feeds_on such incidents unless they are redressed .