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Definition of the adjective absolutory
What does absolutory mean as an attribute of a noun?
- Serving to absolve; absolving.
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Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology by Richard Soule
" Absolutory, a. Clearing, acquitting, releasing, pardoning, forgiving, absolvaiory. Absolvatory, a. See ABSOLUTORY. Absolve ...
The Century Dictionary, (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
Giving absolution; capable of absolving: as, “an absolutory sentence," Ayll c, Parergon. Absolutely we cannot discommend, we cannot absolutely absolvabla (ab-sol'va-b ), a. Capable of being ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
absolutory (ab-sol'ü-tó-ri), a. [(ML. absolutorius, (L. absolutus: see absolute.] Giving absolution; capable of absolving: as, “an absolutory sentence,” Ayliffe, Parergon. absolvable (ab-sol'va- bl), a.
by Daniel Fenning
ABSOLUTORY, Adj. [absolutory s. Lat.] that which imports pardon, torgivenefs, or absolution. AB'SONANT, Part, [absonant, Lat.J sounding hardily : figuratively, contrary to reason, absurd, foreign to the purpose. AB'SONOUS, Adj. [absonus, Lat ...
A New Universal Etymological, Technological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1849)
Embracing All Terms Used in Art, Science, and Literature by John Craig (lexicographer.)
ABSOLUTORY— ABSTINENCE. ABSTINENTLY— ABSURDNESS. ecclesiastical authority; delivery or pronunciation. The composition full, the absolution plenteous. — Ben. Jonson. Absolutory, ab'so-lu-tur-re, a, (absolnlorius, Lat.) That which ...
Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)
ABSOLUTORY-ABSTINENCE. ABSTINENTLY-ABSURDNESS. ecclesiastical authority; delivery or pronunciation. The composition full, the absolution plenteous.— Ben, Jonson. ABsoLUTORY, ab'so-lu-tur-re, a. (absolutorius, Lat.) That which ...
by John ENTICK, Rev. David BLAIR (pseud. [i.e. Sir Richard Phillips.])
Absolutory (ab-so-lu-to-ry), a from absolve Absorb (ab-sorb), v. a. to suck up, swallow up Absorption (ab-sorp'-tion), n.from absorb Abstain (abs-tain'), c. n. to refrain Abstemious (abs-té-mi-ous), Abstinent (abs'-tin-ent), a. abstaining, temperate ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
absolutory (ab-sol'ifl-to-ri), a. [< ML. absoluterius, < L. abeolutus: see absolutc.] ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3S1O1L1U1T1O1R1Y4
The value of this 10-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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