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Definition of the adjective absolutory

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  1. Serving to absolve; absolving.

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Google previewThe Royal English dictionary: or, A treasury of the English language (1775)

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 ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1847)

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 ...

Google previewA 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, ab'so-lu-tur-re, a. (absolutorius, Lat.) That which absolves. Absolvatory, ab-sol'va-tor-re, a. Forgiving, pardoning sin. Absolve, ab-solv', v. a. ( absoleo, Lat.) To clear or acquit of a crime; to set free from an engagement or promise; ...

Google previewThe Oratorical Dictionary (1835)

by John Newland Maffitt

absolutory. ABSO'LVE. v. To free, to acquit, to discharge, to pardon, to forgive. pr. par. absolving; past, absolved: s. absolver. ABSO'NANT. adj. Contrary to reason ; not to the purpose ...

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Absolutory Meaning

Video shows what absolutory means. Serving to absolve; absolving; giving absolution.. absolutory pronunciation. How to pronounce, definition by Wiktionary ...

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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