Exonerated - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪgˈzɑːnəˌretəd|  American pronunciation of the word exonerated
Brit.  |ɪɡˈzɒnəreɪtɪd|  British pronunciation of the word exonerated
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto exonerate
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto exonerate

adjective

- freed from any question of guilt (syn: absolved, clear, cleared, exculpated, vindicated)

Examples

The fireman was exonerated from blame.

...the results of the DNA fingerprinting finally exonerated the man, but only after he had wasted 10 years of his life in prison...

In 2000, Illinois declared a moratorium on executions after 13 death-row inmates were exonerated.

He was totally exonerated of any blame.

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