presidential/royal pardon

Definition of presidential/royal pardon

  1. :  a pardon from a president or a king or queen

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of kingly ancestry

    :  of, relating to, or subject to the crown

    :  being in the crown's service

  1. :  a person of royal blood

    :  a small sail on the royal mast immediately above the topgallant sail

    :  a stag of 8 years or more having antlers with at least 12 points

  1. :  indulgence

    :  the excusing of an offense without exacting a penalty

    :  a release from the legal penalties of an offense

  1. :  to absolve from the consequences of a fault or crime

    :  to allow (an offense) to pass without punishment :  forgive

    :  to relieve of a penalty improperly assessed

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