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exonerate

see definition of exonerate
  • verbexcuse, clear of responsibility or blame
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Synonyms for exonerate

verb excuse, clear of responsibility or blame
  • absolve
  • acquit
  • discharge
  • dismiss
  • exempt
  • justify
  • pardon
  • vindicate
  • disburden
  • except
  • exculpate
  • free
  • liberate
  • release
  • relieve
  • sanitize
  • whitewash
  • let off
  • let off hook
  • wipe slate clean

Antonyms for exonerate

  • blame
  • condemn
  • convict
  • damn
  • employ
  • engage
  • hire
  • hold
  • keep
  • punish
  • sentence
  • burden
  • limit
  • restrain
  • accuse
  • charge
  • incarcerate
  • incriminate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to exonerate

absolve

verb. free from responsibility, duty
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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