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absolving

adjective

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absolving

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of absolving (Entry 2 of 3)

as in forgiveness, absolution

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absolving

verb
present participle of absolve

Synonyms & Antonyms of absolving (Entry 3 of 3)

to free from a charge of wrongdoing
  • no amount of remorse will absolve shoplifters who are caught, and all cases will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law

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“Absolving.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/absolving. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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