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synonyms for commutation

  • compensation
  • exchange
  • interchange
  • replacement
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How to use commutation in a sentence

Two plaintiffs in the case have been released since they filed the suit, one through a commutation and another through a judge’s resentencing order.
LAWSUIT SETTLEMENT CHANGES MARYLAND PAROLE SYSTEM FOR THOSE SENTENCED TO LIFE AS JUVENILESEMILY DAVIESMARCH 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Mr. Shiel said that the preamble already set forth that the bill was to effect a commutation.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
Commutation, he argued, would do no good; a new appropriation of church property alone could produce even a momentary calm.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
The commutation of tithes in England was a subject still more complicated and difficult.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
Often was death demanded as a commutation of this ignominious punishment, but refused with a malignant joy.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
If no reprieve could be obtained, no commutation of the sentence, he would speak out and set Andrew Westwood free.
A LIFE SENTENCEADELINE SERGEANT
The commutation of pensions was an experiment of the most benevolent intention.
CANADA AND THE CANADIANSSIR RICHARD HENRY BONNYCASTLE
Yet the Deputy Sheriff was very angry at the Governor for granting the commutation!
PRISONS AND PRAYER: OR A LABOR OF LOVEELIZABETH RYDER WHEATON
It would be obviously unjust to compare a one-way fare with either excursion or commutation rates.
RAILROADS: RATES AND REGULATIONSWILLIAM Z. RIPLEY
That contribution is simply—the commutation of time of imprisonment for quantity of labour to be performed.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 58, NUMBER 358, AUGUST 1845VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO COMMUTATION

  • barter
  • buying and selling
  • castling
  • change
  • commerce
  • commutation
  • conversion
  • correspondence
  • dealing
  • interchange
  • interdependence
  • interrelation
  • network
  • quid pro quo
  • rearrangement
  • reciprocation
  • reciprocity
  • replacement
  • revision
  • shift
  • shuffle
  • shuffling
  • substitution
  • supplantment
  • swap
  • switch
  • tit for tat
  • traffic
  • transaction
  • transfer
  • transposing
  • transposition
  • truck
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.