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Related to restitution: rescission
1. The act of restoring to the rightful owner something that has been taken away, lost, or surrendered.
2. The act of making good or compensating for loss, damage, or injury; indemnification.
3. A return to or restoration of a previous state or position.
1. the act of giving back something that has been lost or stolen
2. (Law) law the act of compensating for loss or injury by reverting as far as possible to the position before such injury occurred
3. (General Physics) the return of an object or system to its original state, esp a restoration of shape after elastic deformation
[C13: from Latin rēstitūtiō, from rēstituere to rebuild, from re- + statuere to set up]
ˈrestiˌtutive, ˌrestiˈtutory adj
res•ti•tu•tion(ˌrɛs tɪˈtu ʃən, -ˈtyu-)
1. reparation made by giving an equivalent or compensation for loss, damage, or injury caused.
2. the restoration of property or rights previously taken away, conveyed, or surrendered.
3. restoration to the former or original state or position.
[1350–1400; Middle English restitucioun < Old French restitution < Latin restitūtiō rebuilding, restoration]
res′ti•tute`, v.t., v.i. -tut•ed, -tut•ing.
syn: See redress.
The process of determining the true planimetric position of objects whose images appear on photographs.
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|Noun||1.||restitution - a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury|
compensation - something (such as money) given or received as payment or reparation (as for a service or loss or injury)
relief - (law) redress awarded by a court; "was the relief supposed to be protection from future harm or compensation for past injury?"
actual damages, compensatory damages, general damages - (law) compensation for losses that can readily be proven to have occurred and for which the injured party has the right to be compensated
nominal damages - (law) a trivial sum (usually $1.00) awarded as recognition that a legal injury was sustained (as for technical violations of a contract)
exemplary damages, punitive damages, smart money - (law) compensation in excess of actual damages (a form of punishment awarded in cases of malicious or willful misconduct)
|2.||restitution - the act of restoring something to its original state|
|3.||restitution - getting something back again; "upon the restitution of the book to its rightful owner the child was given a tongue lashing"|
acquisition - the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something; "the acquisition of wealth"; "the acquisition of one company by another"
clawback - finding a way to take money back from people that they were given in another way; "the Treasury will find some clawback for the extra benefits members received"
1. (Law) compensation, satisfaction, amends, refund, repayment, redress, remuneration, reparation, indemnity, reimbursement, recompense, indemnification, requital The victims are demanding full restitution.
إعادَة الشيء إلى صاحِبِه، تَعْويض
òaî aî skila e-u; bætur
nuosavybės teisių atkūrimasnuostolių padengimas
the act of giving back to a person etc what has been taken away, or the giving of money etc to pay for damage, loss or injury. restitusie إعادَة الشيء إلى صاحِبِه، تَعْويض възвръщане restituição náhrada die Rückerstattung erstatning αποκατάστασηrestitución tagastamine, hüvitamine استرداد؛ اعاده؛ خسارت korvaus restitutionהשבה लौटाना restitucija, naknada kárpótlás ganti rugi það að skila e-u; (skaða)bætur restituzione 返却 손해 배상 nuosavybės teisių atkūrimas, nuostolių padengimas restitūcija; atpakaļatdošana mengganti-rugi teruggave, compensatietilbakelevering; erstatning zwrot mienia, wypłata odszkodowania ورستنونه ، ورګرځونه،بيرته وركونه ، ورغبرګونه restituição restituire возвращение; возмещение náhrada, odškodnenie povračilo naknada återlämnande, ersättning, restitution การชดใช้; การคืนสู่สภาพเดิม ödeme, tazmin 歸還，賠償 повернення معاوضہ sự trả lại 归还，赔偿