exonerate

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exonerate

to clear or absolve from blame or a criminal charge.
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The result of the Garcia report exonerates us and confirms that ours was a clean bid.
He said: "I can find no reason why the police authority, whom I served as commissioner and deputy commissioner for nine years, should refuse to publish a report which exonerates me entirely from allegations of wrongdoing."
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