serving to redeem.
of, relating to, or centering on redemption or salvation:
adjective 1. serving to redeem. 2. of, relating to, or centering on redemption or salvation: redemptive religions.
[ri-demp-ter-ist] /rɪˈdɛmp tər ɪst/ noun, Roman Catholic Church. 1. a member of the “Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer,” founded by St. Alphonsus Liguori in 1732. Redemptorist /rɪˈdɛmptərɪst/ noun 1. (RC Church) a member of a religious congregation founded in 1732 to do missionary work among the poor
adjective 1. of or relating to redemption; redemptive. 2. redeeming; saving: a redemptory act.
- Red ensign
noun 1. the ensign of the British Merchant Navy, having the Union Jack on a red background at the upper corner of the vertical edge alongside the hoist Compare White Ensign, Blue Ensign