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public recantation

noun as in amende honorable


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We regret to be obliged to add that he did not have the courage to maintain his opinions, but made a public recantation of them.

Spalatin indicated to him the points on which he would in any case be expected to make a public recantation.

This design he communicated to some priests, who highly commended it, and a day was fixed upon for his public recantation.

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On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to public recantation, such as: atonement, full apology, and making amends.

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