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  Words related to vindication

Related / Similar Words: exoneration, defense, defence

 

Definition:
  • the act of vindicating or defending against criticism or censure etc.; "friends provided a vindication of his position";
  • the justification for some act or belief; "he offered a persuasive defense of the theory";

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    Hyponyms: justification, rehabilitation, apology, apologia, alibi, excuse, exculpation, self-justification

     

    Derivational Morphology: acquit, assoil, clear, discharge, exonerate, exculpate, vindicate, justify, defend, support, fend for

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: rechtvaardiging   French: justification  
    German: Rechtfertigung   Greek: δικαίωση  
    Italian: rivendicazione   Japanese: 擁護  
    Korean: 옹호   Latin: (''Classical Latin'') vindicatio  
    Portuguese: justificação   Russian: виндикация  
    Spanish: justificación  
     
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