A deal that only benefits one of the parties involved.The other party is required to give up its integrity and values but walks away claiming a victory.
After borrowing money from her parents and not paying it back, Rachel agreed to only borrow money in the future if she really needs it and promises to pay it back. Her parents were very happy with their Obama compromise and and claimed a victory.
by debjan August 02, 2011
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A compromise where you give up your entire position, concede everything to your opponent, give them something extra to ensure there are no hurt feelings and then declare a bipartisan victory.
In 2011, President Obama proposed a budget increase of $44 billion. The Republicans countered with $32 billion in budget cuts. Fortunately, Obama and the Republican leadership were able to reach an Obama compromise to cut spending by $48.5 billion, preventing a government shutdown.
by Syz April 09, 2011