Exoneration



[ig-zon-uh-reyt] /ɪgˈzɒn əˌreɪt/

verb (used with object), exonerated, exonerating.
1.
to clear, as of an accusation; free from guilt or blame; exculpate:
He was exonerated from the accusation of cheating.
2.
to relieve, as from an obligation, duty, or task.
/ɪɡˈzɒnəˌreɪt/
verb (transitive)
1.
to clear or absolve from blame or a criminal charge
2.
to relieve from an obligation or task; exempt
n.

1630s, from Latin exonerationem (nominative exoneratio) “an unloading, lightening,” noun of action from past participle stem of exonerare (see exonerate).
v.

mid-15c., from Latin exoneratus, past participle of exonerare “remove a burden, discharge, unload,” from ex- “off” (see ex-) + onerare “to unload; overload, oppress,” from onus (genitive oneris) “burden” (see onus). Related: Exonerated; exonerating.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Exonerates

    [ig-zon-uh-reyt] /ɪgˈzɒn əˌreɪt/ verb (used with object), exonerated, exonerating. 1. to clear, as of an accusation; free from guilt or blame; exculpate: He was exonerated from the accusation of cheating. 2. to relieve, as from an obligation, duty, or task. /ɪɡˈzɒnəˌreɪt/ verb (transitive) 1. to clear or absolve from blame or a criminal charge 2. […]

  • Expansion-wave

    noun 1. a shock wave that expands the medium through which it is transmitted.



  • Expansive-bit

    noun, Carpentry. 1. an adjustable bit for drilling holes of different sizes.

  • Expansiveness

    [ik-span-siv] /ɪkˈspæn sɪv/ adjective 1. having a wide range or extent; comprehensive; extensive: expansive mountain scenery. 2. (of a person’s character or speech) effusive, unrestrained, free, or open: Our expansive host welcomed us warmly. 3. tending to or capable of . 4. causing : the expansive force of heat. 5. working by , as an […]



Disclaimer: Exoneration definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.