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absolve

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of absolve

  1. to free from a charge of wrongdoing <no amount of remorse will absolve shoplifters who are caught, and all cases will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law> Synonyms exculpate, acquit, clear, exonerate, vindicateRelated Words atone (for), expiate; discharge, liberate, redeem, release, unburden; condone, excuse, whitewash; forgive, pardon, remit; avenge, redress, revengeNear Antonyms accuse, arraign, charge, impeach, indict; convictAntonyms criminate, incriminate





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