Usage examples for compromising

  1. Tell him how you are situated, and he will act without compromising you, as his own interest is sufficiently involved to make him keep the secret." – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. " It is a service daily rendered among neighbors," thought she, " and there is nothing compromising about it." – Bohemians of the Latin Quarter by Henry Murger
  3. But to approach the people in their present state of excitement, and to make those concessions without too far compromising the dignity and permanent authority of the Crown, was a delicate matter, for the success of which they must rely wholly on the character of the agent. – History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru-with-a-preliminary-view-of-the-civilization-of-the-Incas by Prescott, William Hickling