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Absolve Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • let off the hook; "I absolve you from this responsibility"
  • grant remission of a sin to; "The priest absolved him and told him to say ten Hail Mary''s"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Absolve'

  • History Will Absolve Me: "History Will Absolve Me" (Spanish:"La historia me absolverá") is the title of a four-hour speech made by Fidel Castro on 16 October 1953. Castro made
  • Absolver: Absolver is an upcoming martial arts-focused action role-playing video game developed by Sloclap, a Parisian indie game developer composed of former Ubisoft

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* The true fanatic is a theocrat, someone who sees himself as acting on behalf of some super personal force the Race, the Party, History, the proletariat, the Poor, and so on. These absolve him from evil, hence he may safely do anything in their service. - Lord Billingsley

* The First Amendment is often inconvenient. But that is besides the point. Inconvenience does not absolve the government of its obligation to tolerate speech. - Justice Anthony Kennedy

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