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1. atonement

noun. ['əˈtoʊnmənt'] the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially appeasing a deity).

Synonyms

  • redemption
  • reparation
  • propitiation
  • salvation
  • amends

Antonyms

  • dissatisfaction
  • discontentment
  • nonpayment
  • danger

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Words that Rhyme with Atonement

  • postponement

Example sentences of the word atonement


1. Noun, singular or mass
Limited atonement means that Jesus died only for the elect, not for the damned.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Calvinism teaches that atonement for sins is provided by the death and resurrection of Jesus.

2. atonement

noun. ['əˈtoʊnmənt'] compensation for a wrong.

Synonyms

  • damages
  • expiation
  • restitution
  • redress
  • satisfaction
  • indemnification
  • amends
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