Last modified on 15 December 2014, at 15:24

absolutory

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin absolūtōrius, from absolvō (absolve).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /æbˈsɑl.jəˌtɔɹ.i/

AdjectiveEdit

absolutory (comparative more absolutory, superlative most absolutory)

  1. Serving to absolve; absolving; giving absolution.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Laurence Urdang (editor), The Random House College Dictionary (Random House, 1984 [1975], ISBN 0-394-43600-8), page 6