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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Forgiveness of sins or wrongdoing.

Usage examples (33)
  • After lying, Stanley sought absolution.
  • And the thing about absolution is you have to earn it.
  • I confessed, that I might obtain absolution; but now that falsehood lies heavier at my heart than all my other sins.
  • Feel free to reply even if you have no desire to post it on your own journal - absolution is granted:) for more
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