Etymology
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redeeming (adj.)

"making amends," 1754, present-participle adjective from redeem (v.).

updated on May 31, 2021

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Definitions of redeeming from WordNet

redeeming (adj.)
compensating for some fault or defect;
the redeeming feature of the plan is its simplicity
redeeming (adj.)
bringing about salvation or redemption from sin;
redemptive (or redeeming) love
Synonyms: redemptive / saving
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