redemption: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ri-demp'shun), [key]
- an act of redeeming or the state of being redeemed.
- deliverance; rescue.
- deliverance from sin; salvation.
- atonement for guilt.
- repurchase, as of something sold.
- paying off, as of a mortgage, bond, or note.
- recovery by payment, as of something pledged.
- conversion of paper money into specie.
- redemption (Thesaurus)