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Another word for amnesty

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Noun
  1. The act or an instance of forgiving

    See also:

    forgiveness

Another word for amnesty

Noun
      1. (Roman Catholic Church) An indulgence.
      2. A pardoning or being pardoned; forgiveness
      3. (Law) Exemption of a convicted person from the penalties of an offense or crime by the power of the executor of the laws.
      1. The prevention or suspension of a scheduled or expected punishment.
      2. A temporary relief or escape, as from trouble or pain
      3. A court order or other official notification preventing or suspending a scheduled or expected punishment.
      1. The act of absolving or the state of being absolved.
      2. The formal remission of sin imparted by a priest, as in the sacrament of penance.
      3. Remission (of sin or penalty for it); specif., in some churches, remission given by a priest in the sacrament of penance
      1. (Law) Exemption from certain generally applicable requirements of law or from certain liabilities, granted to special groups of people to facilitate the performance of their public functions:
      2. Resistance to or protection against a specified disease; power to resist infection, esp. as a result of antibody formation
      3. Exemption from being sued:
    See also:

    acquittal

    pardon