A statement, exposition, or explanation of reasons or principles
Reason is the cause for something to happen or the power of your brain to think, understand and engage in logical thought.
A short statement of subject matter, or a brief synopsis of a plot; summary
Vindication is defined as the act of justifying or clearing someone of blame.
The definition of an apology is a formal written or spoken declaration of someone's sorrow or regret over having harmed someone else.
That which makes an act or an event unavoidable; irresistible force; overruling power; compulsion, physical or moral; fate; fatality.
An explanation offered to justify or obtain forgiveness.
A false reason or motive put forth to hide the real one; excuse
(Law) The establishment of the truth or falsity of an allegation by evidence.
(Topology) A collection of subsets ("basis elements") of a set, such that this collection covers the set, and for any two basis elements which both contain an element of the set, there is a third basis element contained in the intersection of the first two, which also contains that element.
The fundamental principle on which something is founded; basis
A thing that extenuates; partial excuse
The act of redeeming or the condition of having been redeemed.
An option to buy stock at a specified price from an issuing company.
(Uncountable) The state of being disburdened or freed from a charge.
Something given in reply.
One that palliates, especially a palliative drug or medicine.
A formal defense or justification.
An answer is defined as something that is similar or a close copy.
The definition of advocacy is the act of speaking on the behalf of or in support of another person, place, or thing.
The definition of a confirmation is an act of verifying or making something certain. or a religious ceremony where young adults reaffirm their religious beliefs.
The definition of a rebuttal is an opposing argument or debate.
An urgent request for help, sympathy, etc.
Collectively, the attorneys representing a defendant and any laypeople assisting them in their efforts, particularly in a criminal trial. In litigation, generally a factual denial or an assertion of facts or law that counters or negates a claim made by the other party. See also self defense.
A justifying fact or consideration
A formal defense, often written, of a belief, cause, etc.
A basis for an action or response; a reason:
In point lace, the net of small meshes upon which the embroidered pattern is applied.
A purpose or cause:
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
A statement of causes or motives
Truth or reality. Used with the.
The definition of a start is the beginning or first part of something.
The process of being restored or made new for the purpose of becoming saved; the process of being rid of the old poor quality conditions and becoming improved.
(Philately) Stamps sent on request by mail to potential buyers
A special answer in an equity action, setting forth in lieu of a detailed response a basis for dismissing, delaying, or barring the suit.
The act or process of convincing.
The definition of an account is a record of an ongoing relationship, debt or obligation.
Financial or other help.
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