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Synonyms of absolution in English:


  • Christianity she had been given absolution for her sins
    forgiveness, pardoning, exoneration, remission, dispensation, indulgence, purgation, clemency, mercy;
    pardon, reprieve, discharge, amnesty, delivery, acquittal, clearing;
    freedom, liberation, deliverance, release;
    informal let-off, letting off
    archaic shrift, shriving
    [Antonyms] punishment
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