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Definition of Redeems

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pay off, settle a debt through payment; regain through payment; convert an item into its cash value; deliver from sin or evil; fulfill, carry out; make amends
Redeems Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Verb
1. save from sins
(synonym) deliver, save
(derivation) redemption, salvation
(classification) religion, faith
2. exchange or buy back for money; under threat
(synonym) ransom
(hypernym) exchange, change, interchange
(derivation) redemption, repurchase, buyback
(classification) crime, law-breaking
3. pay off (loans or promissory notes)
(synonym) pay off
(hypernym) pay
(derivation) redemption
4. convert into cash; of commercial papers
(hypernym) cash, cash in
(derivation) redeemer