A formal spoken or written defense of some idea, religion, philosophy, etc.
Vindication is the feeling that someone’s opinion or belief was justified.
(Printing) The adjustment of printed lines by proper spacing
A diminishing or being diminished; lessening; decrease
(Law) The reduction of the proceeds of a will, when the debts have not yet been satisfied; the reduction of taxes due.[First attested around 1150 to 1350.]
Mitigation is the process of making something less severe or less intense.
(Chemistry) A decrease in positive valence or an increase in negative valence by the gaining of electrons.
Find another word for extenuation. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for extenuation, like: apology, vindication, justification, diminution, abatement, mitigation, explanation, reduction and palliation.