Lauren was grateful that her fiancé felt that she was worthy of redemption after she betrayed him.
- The definition of redemption is the act of exchanging something for money or goods.
An example of redemption is using a coupon at the grocery store.
- Redemption is defined as the act of correcting a past wrong.
An example of redemption is someone working hard for new clients to improve his reputation.
- a redeeming or being redeemed (in various senses)
- something that redeems
Origin of redemptionMiddle English redempcion from Old French from Classical Latin redemptio, a buying back, in LL(Ec), release from sin from redemptus, past participle of redimere: see redeem
- The act of redeeming or the condition of having been redeemed.
- Recovery of something pawned or mortgaged.
- The payment of an obligation, as a government's payment of the value of its bonds.
- Deliverance upon payment of ransom; rescue.
- Christianity Salvation from sin through Jesus's sacrifice.
Origin of redemptionMiddle English redempcioun from Old French redemption from Latin redēmptiō redēmptiōn- from redēmptus past participle of redimere to redeem ; see redeem .
- re·demp′tion·al re·demp′tive re·demp′to·ry
redemption - Legal Definition