exculpation

  • 101 exoneration — Synonyms and related words: absolution, acquittal, acquittance, amnesty, clearance, clearing, compurgation, destigmatization, destigmatizing, discharge, disculpation, dismissal, exculpation, excuse, exemption, forgiveness, grace, immunity,… …

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  • 102 explanation — Synonyms and related words: abstraction, accomplishment, account, allegorization, analysis, answer, ascertainment, body of theory, case, case in point, cause, clarification, clearance, clearing, clearing up, commentary, construction, cracking,… …

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  • 103 forgiveness — Synonyms and related words: Lethe, absentmindedness, absolution, acquittal, acquittance, allowance, amnesty, benevolence, clearance, clearing, clemency, commiseration, compassion, compurgation, condolence, decay of memory, destigmatization,… …

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  • 104 grace — Synonyms and related words: Angelus, Atticism, Ave, Ave Maria, BOMFOG, Benthamism, Christian charity, Christian love, Hail Mary, Kyrie Eleison, Paternoster, ability, absolution, acciaccatura, acknowledgment, acquired taste, act of grace, act of… …

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  • 105 immunity — Synonyms and related words: absolution, acquired immunity, active immunity, amnesty, antibody, antigen, artificial immunity, assurance, blank check, carte blanche, charter, clear sailing, congenital immunity, copyright, diplomatic immunity,… …

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  • 106 indemnity — Synonyms and related words: absolution, amends, amnesty, assurance, atonement, award, balancing, blood money, bond, certification, commutation, compensation, composition, compromise, consideration, counteraction, counterbalancing, damages,… …

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  • 107 pardon — Synonyms and related words: absolution, absolve, accept, acquit, acquittal, acquittance, allow, allowance, amnesty, benevolence, clear, clearance, clearing, clemency, commiseration, compassion, compurgation, condolence, condonation, condone,… …

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  • 108 purgation — Synonyms and related words: BM, Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur, abreaction, absolution, abstersion, acquittal, acquittance, acting out, asceticism, bloody flux, bowdlerization, bowel movement, catharsis, cleaning, cleansing, clearance, clearing,… …

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  • 109 purging — Synonyms and related words: absolution, abstergent, abstersion, acquittal, acquittance, assassination, bloody murder, bowdlerization, bumping off, catharsis, cathartic, cleaning, cleansing, clearance, clearing, compurgation, deliverance,… …

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  • 110 quietus — Synonyms and related words: KO, Waterloo, Z, absolution, acquittal, acquittance, annihilation, apodosis, bane, beating, biological death, catastrophe, ceasing, cessation, cessation of life, clearance, clearing, clincher, clinical death, coda,… …

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  • 111 quittance — Synonyms and related words: absolution, acknowledgment, acquitment, acquittal, acquittance, amends, amortization, amortizement, atonement, binder, blood money, canceled check, cash, cash payment, clearance, clearing, comeuppance, compensation,… …

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  • 112 rationalization — Synonyms and related words: account, adjustment, alienation, apparent soundness, approach, arrangement, attack, autism, autistic thinking, avoidance mechanism, blame shifting, blueprint, blueprinting, calculation, casuistry, charting, circularity …

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  • 113 redemption — Synonyms and related words: absolution, adoption, amendment, amends, amnesty, atonement, change of allegiance, change of heart, change of mind, circumcision, compensation, composition, compromise, conversion, deliverance, delivery, exculpation,… …

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  • 114 rehabilitation — Synonyms and related words: about face, adjustive reaction, adjustment, backing, backsliding, clearance, clearing, destigmatization, destigmatizing, disenchantment, exculpation, explanation, flip flop, fulfillment, improvement, instauration,… …

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  • 115 reinstatement — Synonyms and related words: about face, backing, backsliding, clearance, clearing, destigmatization, destigmatizing, disenchantment, exculpation, explanation, flip flop, improvement, instauration, justification, lapse, purgation, purging,… …

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  • 116 release — Synonyms and related words: OK, abandonment, abjuration, absolution, absolve, accord, account, acknowledgment, acquaintance, acquit, acquittal, acquittance, admission, admit, advice, allow, allowance, amnesty, annihilation, announcement, bane,… …

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  • 117 remission — Synonyms and related words: abatement, abeyance, absolution, acquittal, acquittance, allayment, alleviation, amnesty, assuagement, attrition, blunting, break, caesura, calming, catabasis, cease fire, clearance, clearing, collapse, compurgation,… …

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  • 118 reprieve — Synonyms and related words: absolution, afterthought, amnesty, benevolence, bind, block, blockage, bureaucratic delay, catharsis, cleanse, cleanse away, cleansing, clemency, commiseration, compassion, condolence, delay, delayage, delayed reaction …

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  • 119 restoration — Synonyms and related words: Great Leap Forward, about face, advance, advancement, amelioration, amendment, ascent, backing, backsliding, bettering, betterment, boost, clearance, clearing, copy, destigmatization, destigmatizing, disenchantment,… …

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  • 120 shrift — Synonyms and related words: absolution, acknowledgment, admission, amnesty, avowal, concession, confession, exculpation, excuse, exemption, exoneration, grace, immunity, indemnity, owning, owning up, pardon, redemption, remission, remission of… …

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