To fulfill (a promise or pledge)
To kill or otherwise get rid of (such individuals)
To excuse or forgive (a person) for some minor fault, discourtesy, etc.
To feel sorry, contrite, or self-reproachful over (an error, sin, etc.)
(Archaic) To conciliate; appease:
To say (a prayer or group of prayers):
To show forgiveness; be inclined to forgive
(Eccles.) To tell (one's sins) to God, esp. in public worship service or in private
To clear (a person) of a charge, as by declaring him or her not guilty; exonerate
Free means to release or let go.
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