exonerated exonerated adj. same as {exculpated}.

Syn: absolved, cleared, exculpated, vindicated. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • exonerated — index acquitted, blameless, clear (free from criminal charges), free (relieved from a burden) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Exonerated — Exonerate Ex*on er*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exonerated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exonerating}.] [L. exoneratus, p. p. of exonerare to free from a burden; ex out, from onerare to load, onus load. See {Onerous}.] 1. To unload; to disburden; to discharge …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exonerated — adjective Freed from any question of guilt, acquitted …   Wiktionary

  • exonerated — ex·on·er·ate || ɪg zÉ’nÉ™reɪt v. acquit, absolve, clear of blame, declare innocent; relieve of an obligation, free from a duty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • exonerated — adjective freed from any question of guilt is absolved from all blame was now clear of the charge of cowardice his official honor is vindicated • Syn: ↑absolved, ↑clear, ↑cleared, ↑exculpated, ↑vindicated …   Useful english dictionary

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  • cleared himself — exonerated himself, vindicated himself, established his innocence, preserved his reputation …   English contemporary dictionary

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