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Definition 1: the act of purchasing back something previously sold - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for redemption in the sense of this definition

(redemption is a kind of ...) the acquisition of something for payment

"they closed the purchase with a handshake"

Definition 2: (theology) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for redemption in the sense of this definition

(redemption is a kind of ...) recovery or preservation from loss or danger

"work is the deliverance of mankind" "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"

(... is a kind of redemption ) the act of absolving or remitting; formal redemption as pronounced by a priest in the sacrament of penance

(... is a kind of redemption ) a spiritual enlightenment causing a person to lead a new life

(... is a kind of redemption ) the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially appeasing a deity)

(redemption belongs to category ...) the rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious truth

Definition 3: repayment of the principal amount of a debt or security at or before maturity (as when a corporation repurchases its own stock) - [noun denoting possession]

(redemption is a kind of ...) payment of a debt or obligation

(redemption belongs to category ...) a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state

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