Part of speech:
To serve as justification for:
To save or free (a person) from something
To not interfere with; allow; permit
(Intransitive or reflexive) To confess, and receive absolution.
To reprieve is to provide temporary or permanent relief from punishment.
To send (money) in payment
Release is defined as to set free or to relieve.
(Music) To embellish with grace notes.
To remove obstructions or entanglements from; clear:
To free from a rule or obligation which applies to others; excuse; release
To forgive, pardon, or overlook (an offense)
To substitute (payment in a lump sum) for payment in installments
To pronounce free from guilt or blame; acquit
(Christian Theol.) To free from blame; declare guiltless; absolve
To release from a checked or inoperative position:
Forbearance, leniency, or mercy, as toward an offender or enemy
(Roman Catholic Church) The remission of punishment still due, especially in purgatory, for a sin that has been sacramentally absolved.
In contract law, the release or discharge from a debt or other contractual obligation.
(--- Theol.) To condemn to endless punishment
To punish, as for wrongdoing.
To ostracize is to deliberately exclude or leave someone out.
To inflict a penalty for (an offense).
To impose a penalty on; specif., to subject to a handicap in a contest as penalty for the infraction of a rule
To adjudge someone guilty of a crime or to impose sentence, especially a severe penalty such as death or life imprisonment.
To impose a sentence on (a criminal defendant found guilty, for example).
(Soccer) A direct free kick from the penalty spot, taken after a defensive foul in the penalty box; a penalty kick.
A penalty imposed for wrongdoing:
A cause for condemning
Punishment for evil done
Violent response to an act of harm or perceived injustice.
(Law) The judgment of a jury or judge that a person is guilty of a crime as charged.
The definition of kindness is the act of being caring or warm in spirit.
Find another word for pardons. In this page you can discover 46 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for pardons, like: excuses, spares, vindicates, tolerates, shrives, reprieves, remits, releases, overlooks, liberates and graces.