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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To say that a person is not to be blamed or is free of sin.

Usage examples (30)
  • Carrie asked the priest to absolve her of her sins.
  • I absolve you from this responsibility
  • I must in God's name absolve her from sins that my human heart cannot forgive.
  • Tuesday said his love for Kerala doesn't "absolve" the former minister of wrongdoing. for more
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