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Meaning of EXONERATION

Pronunciation:  igzânur'eyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of vindicating or defending against criticism or censure etc.; "friends provided a vindication of his position"
  2. [n]  the condition of being relieved from blame or obligation
 

EXONERATION is a 11 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: vindication
 
 See Also: clearing, condition, justification, rehabilitation, status

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ex*on`er*a"tion\, n. [L. exoneratio: cf. F.
Exon['e]ration.]
The act of disburdening, discharging, or freeing morally from
a charge or imputation; also, the state of being disburdened
or freed from a charge.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: absolution, acquittal, acquittance, amnesty, clearance, clearing, compurgation, destigmatization, destigmatizing, discharge, disculpation, dismissal, exculpation, excuse, exemption, forgiveness, grace, immunity, indemnity, pardon, purgation, purging, quietus, quittance, redemption, release, remission, remission of sin, reprieve, shrift, sparing, verdict of acquittal, vindication
 

 

 

 

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