All of these policies, however, greatly compounded the S and L problem.
Failures of planning and equipment undoubtedly compounded the tragedy.
Don't compound your error by trying trying to lie about it.
Her rudeness compounded his dislike for her.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
We compounded our resources.
They compounded the medicine into a turkey-flavored liquid which I could quickly shoot into my cat's mouth.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2, 4, 5
When your interest is compounded, the bank takes the interest that your account has earned during the
previous day, week, month, or year, adds it to your principal, and then calculates your new interest payment.
In accordance with section 550.806(e), Cornett compounded the interest on a daily basis.
Only this time, the $1000 investment earns interest that is compounded on a quarterly basis.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3