Atone appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):
- Deny me not; atone, my Ned.
- Never atone, damsel, as sales made no tar even.
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Definition of the verb atone
What does atone mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: atoned | atoning | atones
- make amends for
- turn away from sin or do penitence
Alternative definition of the verb atone
- To make reparation, compensation, or amends, for an offence or a crime one has committed.
- [proscribed] To clear (someone else) of wrongdoing, especially by standing as an equivalent.
Definition of the verb atone for high school students
- to repent, make amends
- example: The man atoned for forgetting his wife's birthday by buying her five dozen roses.
The verb atone is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.
ATONE is an Aviation waypoint.
- also known as fix ATONE, ATONE fix, ATONE waypoint, waypoint ATONE
Atone is a musical group.
"Atone" is a musical album of Glorytellers.
- released on (6 years ago)
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The W.B.A. Review (1910)
Brown atone Is the Greatest Foe to Old Age Just a touch now and then with your comb or brush, and presto! Youth has returned again.
by United States. Bureau of statistics (Treasury dept.)
In the great valley of Virginia, from Winchester all the way to the Tennessee, lime- atone is the predominant rock, and furnishes everywhere an admirable building stone, but as such it is only nsed locally by the people and is not an article of ...
The Universal Laws of God (2002)
by Joshua David Stone, Gloria Excelsias
The Holy Spirit speaks for the “Atonement” or the “At—One—Ment.” To atone means to undo.
Shared Ground, Uncertain Borders by Cristina Grenholm, Daniel Patte
To atone is an ordering in which identifications which stand in extreme differentiation to one another are declared united. Unity presupposes differentiation. The unity of sameness or an association of shared identity is not the sense of order ...
The Theatrical times (1847)
Art atone is a dead thing, we have ever maintained : passion sublimates it. We have seen the sky at daybreak cold and grey ; a few faint stars glimmer in the firmament ; all is hushed and still ! So it is with art; but the warm sun of passion ...
Atone,atōn′, adv.( Spens.) at one, atonce, together. [M.E.also attone,earlier atoon,aton,at one,aton.] ...
The English-irish Dictionary (1732)
To atone. 'u. a. Do ...
A New Universal, Technological, Etymological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1854)
by John Craig
ATONE, a-tone', v. n. (at, and one .) To agree ; to accord; — ». a. to expiate; to make an atonement for, by offering an equivalent, and thus effecting a reconciliation of the party injured or offended.
by Roland Greene, Stephen Cushman, Clare Cavanagh, Jahan Ramazani, Paul F. Rouzer, Harris Feinsod, David Marno, Alexandra Slessarev
e atone (or mute e) is concerned. In this case, it is ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
ATOM, ATONE. ATRA- ATRABILIS (from ater black and bilis bile.) ...
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Scrabble value of A1T1O1N1E1
The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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