absolve definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To pronounce clear of shame or blame.
    • to alleviate of a necessity or obligation.
    • To grant a remission of sin to.
    • To pardon or remit (a sin).
    • setting no-cost, or release, as from some obligation, debt, or obligation, or from consequences of guilt or such connections as it is sin or guilt to break; to pronounce no-cost
    • To clear of a penalty; to pardon; to remit (a sin); -- stated associated with the sin or shame.
    • To finish; to achieve.
    • to eliminate or describe.
  • verb:
    • To pass a program or test; to achieve credit for a course; to qualify academically.
    • let-off the hook
    • grant remission of a sin to
  • others:
    • to create no-cost or launch, as from some task, responsibility, or obligation.
    • To free of the results or charges attaching to actions; acquit; specifically, in eccles. language, to forgive or grant remission of sins; pronounce forgiveness of sins to.
    • to achieve; finish.
    • to fix; fix; explain.
    • Synonyms

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