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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Amends; repayment for a wrong.

Usage examples (33)
  • When a man has been guilty of any vice or folly, the best atonement he can make for it is to warn others not to fall into the like.
  • It strikes me that what they call the atonement is a kind of moral bankruptcy.
  • The word atonement, which is almost the only theological term of
  • Hidden in the rigging of the word atonement is the number one. for more
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