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clemency

Saltos de línea: clem|ency
Pronunciación: /ˈklɛmənsi
 
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Definición de clemency en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Mercy; lenience: an appeal for clemency
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • When the Prison Commission discussed the virtues of parole it invoked ideas of mercy and clemency.
  • In effect, he argues that indiscriminate clemency for murderers perverts both justice and mercy.
  • Nine years later, after having had countless appeals and pleas for clemency rejected, Bleach, 52, is returning home.
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Origen

late Middle English: from Latin clementia, from clemens, clement- 'clement'.

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