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exoneration

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of exoneration

  1. a setting free from a charge of wrongdoing <the accused refused a plea bargain, asserting that he was innocent and would settle for nothing less than complete exoneration> Synonyms clearing, exculpation, acquittal, 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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