Definición de atone en inglés:

atone

Silabificación: a·tone
Pronunciación: /əˈtōn
 
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verbo

[no object]
Make amends or reparation: he was being helpful, to atone for his past mistakes
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Is it possible for that family to make amends and atone for its ill-gotten gains?
  • This, they hold, gives the man a chance to atone for any hasty decision he might have taken.
  • His successors on Chicago's south side have a chance to atone for those sins this week.
Sinónimos
make amends for, make reparation for, make restitution for, make up for, compensate for, pay for, recompense for, expiate, redress, make good, offset; do penance for

Origen

Middle English (originally in the sense 'make or become united or reconciled', rare before the 16th century): from at one in early use; later by back-formation from atonement.

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Palabra del día apposite
Pronunciación: ˈapəzɪt
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something