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expiated

verb
past tense of expiate

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to make up for (an offense)
  • Yom Kippur is the holy day on which Jews are expected to expiate sins committed during the past year

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“Expiated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/expiated. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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