clear oneself

idiom
variants: or clear one's name

Definition of clear oneself

: to prove that one is innocent He says he's innocent and he wants an opportunity to clear himself. She welcomed the opportunity to clear her name and provide answers to all the accusations.

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“Clear oneself.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clear%20oneself. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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