cleared


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cleared

adjective absolved, acquitted, condoned, disburdened, discharged, dismissed, exculpated, excused, exempted, exonerated, forgiven, freed, guiltless, immune, justified, not guilty, overturned, pardoned, purged, reprieved, reversed and overturned, spared, vindicated
Associated concepts: Appeals Court, cleared in a probe, DNA, habeas corpus, reversal
See also: acquitted, clear, exempt, free
References in classic literature ?
But his busy mind was not too occupied to return the salutes of the traffic policemen who cleared the way for him.
But, in course of time, the territory was partly regranted to more favored individuals, and partly cleared and occupied by actual settlers.
More than once he had cleared his throat, and drawn in the long, deep, and tremulous breath, which, when sent forth again, would come burdened with the black secret of his soul.