exonerate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To clear of blame.
    • To clear of a responsibility, obligation, or task.
    • To unload; to disburden; to discharge.
    • To relieve, in a moral good sense, at the time of a charge, obligation, or load of blame resting on one; to free from something that lies upon oppresses one, as an accusation or imputation.
    • To discharge from duty or obligation, as a bail.
    • To without fault.
    • To free from a responsibility, responsibility, or task.
    • To unload; to disburden; to discharge.
    • to ease, in a moral sense, at the time of a charge, responsibility, or load of blame resting on a single; to clear of something which lies upon oppresses one, as an accusation or imputation.
    • To discharge from responsibility or obligation, as a bail.
  • verb:
    • to alleviate (some one or something like that) of a load; to unburden (a load).
    • Of a body of water, to discharge (oneself), bare yourself.
    • To clear of an obligation, responsibility or task.
    • To without accusation or blame.
    • pronounce not guilty of unlawful fees
    • To relieve (someone or something like that) of lots; to unburden (a lot).
    • Of a body of water, to discharge (oneself), vacant oneself.
    • To clear of an obligation, obligation or task.
    • To free of accusation or blame.
    • pronounce not guilty of criminal costs
  • others:
    • To unload; disburden.
    • to help relieve (one's self) at stool.
    • To relieve, by a charge or of fault resting on a single; away from a thing that lies upon the character as an imputation: because, to exonerate one from blame, or from an accusation of crime.
    • to ease of, as an obligation, financial obligation, or duty; discharge of responsibility or liability: because, a bail exonerates himself by making his principal in courtroom.
    • Synonyms To exculpate, absolve, acquit, justify, vindicate.
    • Exonerated; freed.
    • To unload; disburden.
    • to relieve (one's self) at stool.
    • to ease, by a charge or of fault resting on a single; away from something which lies upon the character as an imputation: as, to exonerate one from blame, or from an accusation of crime.
    • To relieve of, as an obligation, financial obligation, or task; discharge of responsibility or liability: as, a bail exonerates himself by creating his key in courtroom.
    • Synonyms To exculpate, absolve, acquit, justify, vindicate.
    • Exonerated; freed.

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