Amnesty

definition

n. A general pardo for offenders, especially for political offenses.

Synonyms

  1. Forgiveness
  2. Immunity
  3. Reprieve

Antonyms

  1. Penalty
  2. Punishment
  3. Retribution

Example

  1. Joel was granted amnesty and got to leave jail three months earlier than his sentenced time.
  2. During the cival war Abraham Lincoln offered may amnesties to the Union.
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Fewer countries execute more people: Amnesty

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