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  • full pardon — A pardon which remits the punishment and blots out the existence of guilt, so that in the eyes of the law the offender is as innocent as if he had never committed the offense. Ex parte Garland (US) 3 Wall 333, 380, 18 L Ed 366, 371 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • pardon — pardonable, adj. pardonableness, n. pardonably, adv. pardonless, adj. /pahr dn/, n. 1. kind indulgence, as in forgiveness of an offense or discourtesy or in tolerance of a distraction or inconvenience: I beg your pardon, but which way is Spruce… …   Universalium

  • pardon — An executive action that mitigates or sets aside punishment for a crime. An act of grace from governing power which mitigates the punishment the law demands for the offense and restores the rights and privileges forfeited on account of the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • pardon — I n. 1) to grant a pardon 2) to beg smb. s pardon 3) a full pardon II v. (D; tr.) to pardon smb. for * * * [ pɑːdn] (D;tr.) to pardon smb. for a full pardon to beg smb. s pardon to grant a pardon …   Combinatory dictionary

  • pardon — 1. noun 1) pardon for your sins Syn: forgiveness, absolution, clemency, mercy, leniency, remission 2) he offered them a full pardon Syn: reprieve, free pardon, amnesty, exoneration, release …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • pardon — 1. noun 1) pardon for your sins Syn: forgiveness, absolution 2) he offered them a full pardon Syn: reprieve, amnesty, exoneration, release, acquittal, discharge 2. verb 1) …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • pardon, full — n. A pardon removing all legal consequences from a conviction. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …   Law dictionary

  • Pardon the Interruption — infobox television show name = Pardon the Interruption format = Sports talk and debate runtime = 30 minutes + 3 minutes ( SportsCenter segment) starring = Tony Kornheiser Michael Wilbon Tony Reali country = USA location = Washington, D.C. network …   Wikipedia

  • pardon — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ full ▪ conditional ▪ general ▪ The king issued a general pardon to all those involved in the rebellion. ▪ free (BrE) …   Collocations dictionary

  • pardon — 1. noun /ˈpɑrdən,ˈpɑɹɾn̩/ a) Forgiveness for an offence. a step, that could not be taken with the least hope of ever obtaining pardon from or reconciliation with any of my friends; b) An order that releases a convicted criminal without further… …   Wiktionary

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