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atonement Explained

atonement at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[ə'təunmənt]

atonement at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [singular, U] formal something you do to show that you are sorry for having done something wrong// atonement for// --The priest is a representative of his people, making atonement for their sin.//

atonement at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Religious concept in which obstacles to reconciliation with God are removed, usually through sacrifice. Most religions have rituals of purification and expiation by which the relation of the individual to the divine is strengthened. In Christianity, atonement is achieved through the death and resurrection of Jesus. In Roman Catholicism, Eastern Orthodoxy, and some Protestant churches, penance is a sacrament that allows for personal atonement (see confession). In Judaism the annual Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur, is the culmination of 10 days centered on repentance.

atonement at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

48 Moby Thesaurus words for "atonement":
amends, appeasement, balancing, blood money, commutation,
compensation, consideration, counteraction, counterbalancing,
damages, expiation, guerdon, honorarium, indemnification,
indemnity, lex talionis, making good, meed, offsetting,
paying back, payment, penance, price, propitiation, quittance,
recompense, rectification, redress, refund, reimbursement,
remuneration, reparation, repayment, requital, requitement,
restitution, retaliation, retribution, return, revenge, reward,
salvage, satisfaction, smart money, solatium, squaring,
substitution, wergild

atonement at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

:[ของเหลวข้นเหนียวสีคล้ำที่ได้จากการกลั่นน้ำตาล]
sample:[กากน้ำตาลเป็นผลิตผลพลอยได้จากการทำน้ำตาล]N. cross
def:[ชื่อเครื่องหมายอย่างตีนกา มีรูป + หรือ x]
sample:[ฉันทำเครื่องหมายกากบาทไว้หน้าข้อที่เลือก]N. Carborundum
def:[ผงของกะรุนที่เอามาผสมครั่งขัดของแข็ง]N. crackling
def:[มันหมูที่เจียวเอาน้ำมันออกแล้ว]
sample:[น้องชอบกินกากหมู]N. Alexandria laurel

Atonement at English => English (Eastons 1897 Bible) Of Explained:

l, binary number, octal number, hexadecimal number.

[ADJ] (Number): numeral, complementary, divisible, aliquot, reciprocal, prime, differential, integral, positive, negative, rational, irrational, radical, real, complex, imaginary, finite, infinite, impossible.[N] (Number): {mathematical terms}: number, symbol, numeral, figure, cipher, digit, integer, counter, round number, formula, function, series, sum, difference, complement, product, multiplicand, multiplier, coefficient, multiple, dividend, divisor, factor, quotient, fraction, rational number, irrational number, transcendental number, mixed number, complex number, complex conjugate, numerator, denominator, decimal, repetend, aliquot part, prime number, prime, relative prime, prime factor, reciprocal, binary number, octal number, hexadecimal number.[V] (Life): be alive, live, breathe, respire, subsist, exist, draw breath, revive, vitalize, vivify, reanimate, restore, keep alive.

[ADJ] (Life): living, alive, in the flesh, breathing, quick, animated, lively, active, vital, vivifying, vivified, viable.

[ADJ] (Wisdom): intelligent, quick-witted, keen, acute, alive, brainy, bright, quick, sharp, canny, shrewd, astute, clear-headed, farsighted, discerning, perspicacious, penetrating, piercing.

[ADJ] (Activity): active, brisk, lively, animated, vivacious, alive, frisky, spirited, stirring, nimble, agile, light-footed, quick, prompt, ready, alert, spry, sharp, fast, swift.[N] (Whole): {Entirety}: whole, totality, integrity, totalness, entirety, ensemble, unity, completeness, indivisibility, integration, embodiment, integer, all, the whole, total, aggregate, one and all, sum, sum total, length and breadth of, Alpha and Omega, be all and end all, complex, complexus, lock stock and barrel.

[N] (Whole): {Principal part}: bulk, mass, lump, tissue, staple, body, trunk, torso, hull, hulk, skeleton greater part, major part, best part, principal part, nearly, all, almost all.

[ADV] (Whole): wholly, altogether, totally, completely, entirely, all, all in all, as a whole, wholesale, in a body, collectively, all put together, in the aggregate, in the lump, in the main, in the long run, en masse, as a body, on the whole, en bloc, in extenso , throughout, every inch, substantially.

[N] (Whole): {Entirety}: whole, totality, integrity, totalness, entirety, ensemble, unity, completeness, indivisibility, integration, embodiment, integer, all, the whole, total, aggregate, one and all, sum, sum total, length and breadth of, Alpha and Omega, be all and end all, complex, complexus, lock stock and barrel.

[N] (Whole): {Principal part}: bulk, mass, lump, tissue, staple, body, trunk, torso, hull, hulk, skeleton greater part, major part, best part, principal part, main part, essential part, importance, lion's share, the long and the short, nearly, all, almost all.

[ADV] (Whole): wholly, altogether, totally, completely, entirely, all, all in the whole, en bloc, in extenso , throughout, every inch, substantially.

[N] (Whole): {Entirety}: whole, totality, integrity, totalness, entirety, ensemble, unity, completeness, indivisibility, integration, embodiment, integer, all, the whole, total, aggregate, one and all, sum, sum total, length and breadth of, Alpha and Omega, be all and end all, complex, complexus, lock stock and barrel torso, hull, hulk, skeleton greater part, major part, best part, principal part, main part, ess

Atonement at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Atonement \A*tone"ment\, n.

{Day of Atonement} (Jewish Antiq.), the only fast day of the
Mosaic ritual, celebrated on the tenth day of the seventh
month (Tisri), according to the rites described in
Leviticus xvi. Atrium \A"tri*um\, n. (Anat.)
A cavity, entrance, or passage; as, the atrium, or atrial
cavity, in the body wall of the amphioxus; an atrium of the
infundibula of the lungs, etc.

Atonement \A*tone"ment\, n.
1. (Literally, a setting at one.) Reconciliation; restoration
of friendly relations; agreement; concord. [Archaic]

By whom we have now received the atonement. --Rom.
v. 11.

He desires to make atonement Betwixt the Duke of
Gloucester and your brothers. --Shak.

2. Satisfaction or reparation made by giving an equivalent
for an injury, or by doing of suffering that which will be
received in satisfaction for an offense or injury;
expiation; amends; -- with for. Specifically, in theology:
The expiation of sin made by the obedience, personal
suffering, and death of Christ.

When a man has been guilty of any vice, the best
atonement be can make for it is, to warn others.
--Spectator.

The Phocians behaved with, so much gallantry, that
they were thought to have made a sufficient
atonement for their former offense. --Potter.

atonement at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

atonement
n 1: compensation for a wrong; "we were unable to get
satisfaction from the local store" [syn: {expiation}, {satisfaction}]
2: the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially
appeasing a deity) [syn: {expiation}, {propitiation}]

atonement at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Perhaps from Inter: suffix » atone|ment; however, the noun is found earlier than the verb (Inter: term » atone); and in this light, the proper etymology is Inter: compound » at|onement.

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • A repair done for the sake of a damaged relationship.
    1. Inter: theology » often with capitalized initial The reconciliation of God and mankind through the death of Jesus.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » repair done for the sake of a damaged relationship

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|изкупване
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|補償|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|贖罪|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|odčinění|n
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|herstel|n
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|hyvitys, Inter: t- » fi|sovitus
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Wiedergutmachung|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|riconciliazione|f, Inter: t- » it|ammenda, Inter: t- » it|riparazione, Inter: t+ » it|redenzione|f
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|pokuta|f
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|примирение|n|tr=primirénije|sc=Cyrl
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|rèite|f
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|desagravio|m
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|tazminat, Inter: t+ » tr|telafi


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » reconciliation of God and mankind
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|كفارة|f|tr=kaffaara
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|изкупление
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|vykoupení|n
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|boetedoening|f
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|sovitus
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|expiation|f, Inter: t+ » fr|réparation|f
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Buße|f, Inter: t+ » de|Sühne|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|espiazione|f, Inter: t- » it|riparazione|f, Inter: t+ » it|redenzione|f
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|ispasire|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|искупление|n|tr=iskuplénije|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|расплата|f|tr=raspláta|sc=Cyrl
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|saorsa|f
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|expiación|f
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|kefaret
  • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|iawn|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » it: redenzione riparazione {{f}}
    • Inter: ttbc » nl: herstel {{n}}
    • Inter: ttbc » la: adunatio {{f}}


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Related terms

    * atone

    See also

    * penance, expiation
    • Yom Kippur Inter: context » Jewish holiday|lang=he
    • adunatio Inter: context » Church Latin|lang=la
    • Inter: projectlink » pedia


    Category: Category:English words prefixed with at- -
    Translation: cs » atonement
    Translation: et » atonement
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    Translation: fr » atonement
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    Translation: io » atonement
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    Translation: hu » atonement
    Translation: my » atonement
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    Translation: sm » atonement
    Translation: fi » atonement
    Translation: sv » atonement
    Translation: ta » atonement
    Translation: te » atonement
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    Translation: vi » atonement
    Translation: zh » atonement