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exculpation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of exculpation

  1. a setting free from a charge of wrongdoing <evidence that might bring about the exculpation of the defendant> Synonyms clearing, acquittal, exoneration, vindicationRelated Words absolution, condonation, forgiveness, pardon, remission; atonement, expiation; compurgation; whitewashNear Antonyms accusation, arraignment, impeachment, incrimination, indictment; prosecution; castigation, censure, condemnation, denunciationAntonyms conviction




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