- Compensating for the faults of someone or something.
- His lack of punctuality was offset by his redeeming sense of humor.
- 1961 October, “The winter timetables of British Railways: London Midland Region”, in Trains Illustrated, page 592:
- There are few redeeming features, if any, about the London Midland Region winter timetable.
- Able to save people from sin, error or evil.
Derived terms edit
redeeming (plural redeemings)
- An act of redemption.