Amnesty

Noun

Definition: a general pardon for offenders, especially political offenses

Synonyms

1. Pardon

2. Acquittal

3. Discharge


Antonyms

1. Punishment

2. Sentence

3. penalization

Sentences

1. Although the evidence showed that he was the murderer, the judge granted him amnesty because he was his nephew.


2. The city council granted amnesty to anyone with only one violation of city parking rules on their record.