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synonyms for redemptive

  • compensating
  • extenuating
  • qualifying
  • saving
  • compensatory
  • extenuatory
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How to use redemptive in a sentence

Obama occupies the brightest spot in Rhodes’s assessment of America’s vices and virtues, the redemptive figure who manages to recognize the nation’s flaws while still seeing its beauty and potential for good.
A THREE-PRONGED EXAMINATION INTO WHAT HAPPENS TO AMERICA NEXTBEVERLY GAGEJUNE 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Reading scripture as God’s telling redemptive work in the world allows us to critique parts of our nation and history that don’t necessarily reflect that honoring of human life.
NEW BIBLE THAT INCLUDES CONSTITUTION CREATES CONTROVERSY BEFORE IT EVEN HITS MARKETSARAH PULLIAM BAILEYMAY 28, 2021WASHINGTON POST
After a year off, after a regular season of fits and crises, the NCAA basketball tournaments are back as the craziest, messiest and most redemptive version of themselves.
MARCH MADNESS HAS LONG BEEN THE NCAA’S MAGIC ERASER. THIS TIME IT’S A HIGHLIGHTER.JERRY BREWERMARCH 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He plays the part well, giving the flawed character a believable redemptive arc.
‘CYBERPUNK 2077’ IS A THRILL RIDE THROUGH AN UGLY, UNEXAMINED WORLDELISE FAVISDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Continue to work with the faith that unearned suffering is redemptive.
WHAT MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. SAID AT THE MARCH ON WASHINGTON ABOUT POLICE BRUTALITYOLIVIA B. WAXMANAUGUST 27, 2020TIME
It took the moral degradation of the city to rouse the churches to activity as redemptive civic powers.
THE LEAVEN IN A GREAT CITYLILLIAN WILLIAM BETTS
This is regarded as the last stage in a moral process, a redemptive purpose of God.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 7VARIOUS
The agreement in these two redemptive lives leads to the same conclusion.
CHRISTIANITY AS A MYSTICAL FACTRUDOLF STEINER
He had failed to perceive the redemptive character of the feast, he had turned it into an occasion for profane personal display.
THE HELPMATEMAY SINCLAIR
The speakers confess, that they know that the Servant's suffering was both vicarious and redemptive.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLEGEORGE ADAM SMITH
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WORDS RELATED TO REDEMPTIVE

  • compensating
  • compensatory
  • extenuating
  • extenuatory
  • qualifying
  • redemptive
  • saving
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.