vindicatory

adjective vin·di·ca·to·ry

Definition of vindicatory

  1. 1play \ˈvin-di-kə-ˌtȯr-ē\ :  providing vindication :  justificatory

  2. 2play \vin-ˈdi-kə-\ :  punitive, retributive

First Known Use of vindicatory

1647


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