noun: The act of absolving or the state of being absolved.
noun: The formal remission of sin imparted by a priest, as in the sacrament of penance.
Angliško žodžio naudojimo pavyzdys:
I confessed, that I might obtain absolution; but now that falsehood lies heavier at my heart than all my other sins.
Thus Obama has become the white liberals 'Christ, offering absolution from the Sin of Being White.
And the thing about absolution is you have to earn it.
Nor do I mean someone I must find to gain absolution from sin.
And one day a week comes the priest, and that day me and my sister wasn't allowed to enter the dinin'-room all the mornin ', where the breakfast things was and where the priest was what he useter call confessin' the young ladies of their sins and givin ''em what he called absolution, summat like that, for all they'd been doin' wrong since last time.