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Definition 1: free from evil or guilt - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where clean-handed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an innocent child
  • the principle that one is innocent until proved guilty

Synonyms for clean-handed in the sense of this definition

(clean-handed is similar to ...) freed from any question of guilt

"is absolved from all blame" "was now clear of the charge of cowardice" "his official honor is vindicated"

(clean-handed is similar to ...) declared not guilty of a specific offense or crime; legally blameless

"he stands acquitted on all charges" "the jury found him not guilty by reason of insanity"

(clean-handed is similar to ...) free of guilt; not subject to blame

"has lived a blameless life" "of irreproachable character" "an unimpeachable reputation"

(means also ...) clearing of guilt or blame

(means also ...) characterized by or proceeding from accepted standards of morality or justice

"the...prayer of a righteous man availeth much"

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