What is the opposite of compensation?

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Noun
Opposite of something, typically money, awarded in recognition of loss, suffering, or injury
Noun
Opposite of something, typically money, awarded in exchange for goods or services
Noun
Opposite of a sum as a percentage of sales paid to an agent in a commercial transaction
Noun
Opposite of the payment of a debt or fulfillment of an obligation or claim
“Bond investors were still smarting from the repudiation of bonds used to finance railroads, the Confederacy, and various carpetbagger governments.”
Noun
Opposite of the money paid to someone for regular work
“My bills were piling up, my debt was getting bigger, and I was getting scared.”
Noun
Opposite of an instance of kind, or charitable, behavior
“It would be such a disservice to raise him in an environment for which he would be unprepared to enjoy and appreciate.”
Noun
Opposite of a severance payment
Noun
Opposite of a mutual giving and returning
Noun
Opposite of a thing of value given to recognize a particular deed
“His case will be heard by a three-member disciplinary commission, which will judge the case and assess the penalty.”
Noun
Opposite of a redeeming quality or characteristic
Noun
Opposite of financial or material help given
“The greatest hindrance to the development of rural patriotism is that very prevalent and quite contagious disease, urbanitis.”
Noun
Opposite of a (typically self-imposed) punishment or reparation for a sinful act or wrongdoing
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