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redemption
used in Beloved

4 uses
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1  —3 uses as in:
redeem the coupon
Definition
exchange, convert, or pay off
The exact meaning of abnegate can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "to redeem a coupon" — exchange something for something else of value
  • "to redeem stock" — sell or convert to cash
  • "to redeem a mortgage" — pay off a loan
  • In winter and fall she carried it to AME's and Baptists, Holinesses and Sanctifieds, the Church of the Redeemer and the Redeemed.
    One (51% in)
  • Jesus Christ Himself didn't, so Stamp ate a piece of Ella's head cheese to show there were no bad feelings and set out to find Paul D. He found him on the steps of Holy Redeemer, holding his wrists between his knees and looking red-eyed.
    Two (31% in)
  • Before it was the Church of the Holy Redeemer, it was a dry-goods shop that had no use for side windows, just front ones for display.
    Two (74% in)

There are no more uses of "redemption" flagged with this meaning in Beloved.

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?  —1 use
exact meaning not specified
  • In winter and fall she carried it to AME's and Baptists, Holinesses and Sanctifieds, the Church of the Redeemer and the Redeemed.
    One (51% in)

There are no more uses of "redemption" in Beloved.

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