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Synonyms of absolve

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1. shrive, absolve, forgive

usage: grant remission of a sin to; "The priest absolved him and told him to say ten Hail Mary's"

2. absolve, justify, free, forgive

usage: let off the hook; "I absolve you from this responsibility"

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