expiate Meaning in Bengali - Synonyms and Definition of expiate
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Definition of expiate

verb

atone for (guilt or sin).

For three centuries inhabitants of the Sertao have relied on pilgrimages to sacred sites, deep into this inhospitable land, to expiate their sins, acquire amulets, and simply exchange news.

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Example of expiate

  • ‘I'm clear in my mind about the need to expiate our collective guilt as a society,’ said the party leader.

  • Abby and Scott sublimate their guilt while Buddy tries to expiate his through a material gift.

  • Accordingly, he sees storytelling festivals as large expiatory and redemptory rituals of an almost religious kind.

  • Am I expiating the crime of slighting my father so much?

  • Any expiatory rite is focused on the human predicament - on the problem of sin or cultic impurity.

  • For three centuries inhabitants of the Sertao have relied on pilgrimages to sacred sites, deep into this inhospitable land, to expiate their sins, acquire amulets, and simply exchange news.

  • Founded exactly 25 years ago, this group of ostentatious do-gooders vow ‘to promulgate universal joy and expiate stigmatic guilt’.

  • He accepts the idea that he is to be the expiator for the damage done by mercantile capitalism.

  • He bears all patiently, and at the end of that period an angel tells him that his sins are expiated and he is restored to his family and possessions.

  • He died in his forties in a sanitarium, unvisited by Eugene, who, twenty years later, wrote this expiatory play.