absolution translation | English-French dictionary




      n   (=forgiveness)   absolution    f     
→ She felt as if his words had granted her absolution.        
to receive absolution      recevoir l'absolution  
→ confessions where Catholics admit their sins to a priest and receive absolution        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
absolution n.

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recevoir l'absolution
"absolution": examples and translations in context
(e) absolution; and (f) a concluding prayer of thanksgiving. e) l'absolution; f) une prière d'action de grâces pour conclure.
The priest was able to give Pedro absolution before he himself was killed. Le prêtre put donner l’absolution à Pedro avant d’être lui-même tué.
Or would it be another kind of absolution? What would the difference be? Ou bien est-ce que cela serait une absolution de valeur différente? Quelle serait la différence?
On that last point, allow me to stress that mitigation is not absolution. Sur ce dernier point, je me permets de souligner que les circonstances atténuantes ne sont pas une absolution.
I was willing to forgive you, brother, but you don't deserve my absolution. Je voulais te pardonner, mon frère, mais tu ne mérites pas mon absolution.
I am just waiting until the last minute to apply for absolution. J'attends juste la dernière minute pour postuler pour le pardon.
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