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Another word for exculpate

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Verb
  1. To free from a charge or imputation of guilt

      1. (Law) To clear (a person) of a charge or conviction.
      2. To become clean, clear, or pure
      3. (Computers) To clear (a storage device) of unwanted data.
      1. To discharge, as a claim or debt; to clear off; to pay off; to requite, to fulfill.
      2. To clear (a person) of a charge, as by declaring him or her not guilty; exonerate
      3. (Reflexive) To clear one’s self.
      1. To lay claim to or establish possession of (something for oneself or another)
      2. To defend or maintain (a cause, claim, etc.) against opposition
      3. To clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doubt with supporting arguments or proof:
      1. To free from a charge or the imputation of guilt; declare or prove blameless; exculpate
      2. To relieve of (a duty, obligation, etc.)
      1. (Informal) All the way; completely:
      2. To become clear, unclouded, etc.
      3. In a clear manner; so as to be clear
      1. To free (from a duty, promise, etc.)
      2. To give religious absolution to
      3. To pronounce clear of guilt or blame.
    See also:

    law

Another word for exculpate

Verb
      1. To show forgiveness; be inclined to forgive
      2. To relent in being angry or in wishing to exact punishment for (an offense or fault).
      3. To give up resentment against or stop wanting to punish (someone) for an offense or fault; pardon.
      1. To free from a charge or the imputation of guilt; declare or prove blameless; exculpate
      2. To relieve of (a duty, obligation, etc.)
      1. To grant a remission of sin to.
      2. To pronounce clear of guilt or blame.
      3. To give religious absolution to
    See also:

    excuse