assoil

verb as·soil \ ə-ˈsȯi(-ə)l \

Definition of assoil

transitive verb
1 archaic :absolve, pardon
2 archaic :acquit, clear
3 archaic :expiate

assoilment

play \-mənt\ noun, archaic

Origin and Etymology of assoil

Middle English, from Anglo-French assoilé, past participle of assoudre to absolve, from Latin absolvere


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