What does the word recompense mean?

Usage examples for recompense

  1. " But not without recompense to you would he take the Fleece. – The Golden Fleece and the Heroes who Lived Before Achilles by Padraic Colum
  2. The cardinal, in effect, received an offer from Heraugiere in the course of a few months not only to surrender Breda, without previous recompense, but likewise to place Gertruydenberg, the governor of which city was his relative, in the king's possession. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  3. As for recompense, I want none. – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009