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exculpate
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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clear of guilt or blame
  • Tess's voice throughout had hardly risen higher than its opening tone; there had been no exculpatory phrase of any kind, and she had not wept.
    5 — The Woman Pays (0% in)

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